AWARD Programs

FCPS coordinates several award programs throughout the year. Many of these programs are sponsored by outside organizations, which establish eligibility criteria and the award process. For each program, FCPS calls for nominations through various communication channels, receives nominations and convenes selection committees.

Annual employee award programs

Frederick County Teacher of the Year Award

Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Awards

Distinguished Educational Leadership Awards

Charles E. Tressler Distinguished Teaching Award

Support Employee of the Year Award

First-Class employee award program

FCPS also recognizes day-to-day staff achievements with First-Class Employee Awards. Nominations may be submitted at any time during the year.  Here are nominating instructions:

First-Class Employee Award

Parent Involvement Matters Award

FCPS also recognizes the critical roles parents play in our schools through the Parent Involvement Matters Award.

Grant Opportunities

Franklin and Bess Gladhill Fund for Agricultural Education

FCPS Gifts for Education Fund


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