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Nominations sought for ABYC Foundation's Educator of the Year Award

by National Marine Manufacturers Association 17 Apr 18:45 PDT
Marine Service Teacher © National Marine Manufacturers Association

The ABYC Foundation is seeking nominations for its Educator of the Year Award, honoring an outstanding instructor who is shaping future marine service technicians. Candidates should be currently teaching marine service technology for recreational boats in a high school, post-secondary school or corporate setting.

"We had a strong pool of candidates for last year's Educator of the Year Award and we are excited to continue to acknowledge and celebrate amazing teachers from around the world," said Margaret Podlich ABYC Foundation executive director. "There are more than 16,000 marine technician positions currently open in the U.S. and the ABYC Foundation is working to support marine service teachers who are critical to onboard quality marine employees of the future."

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