Learn more about the programs below.

About the Program

The Alaska BP Teachers of Excellence program recognizes teachers from throughout Alaska for their dedication to teaching and for inspiring students. Since the program launched in 1995, hundreds of remarkable teachers have been recognized by their peers, students, parents and community members as BP Teachers of Excellence.


December 4: Nominations accepted.
February 1: Nomination period closes.
March 30: Winner notification.

Who Can Be Nominated?

Teachers: Nominations can be received for Alaska teachers from every community in the state. Teachers will be recognized in five regions: Anchorage, Fairbanks, Mat-Su Valley, Kenai Peninsula and outlying areas (everywhere else).

Educational Allies: You can nominate other individuals making a difference in your school for the Educational Allies Award, such as a principal, school nurse, custodian, teacher assistant, tutor, parent volunteer or others.

How to Nominate

Nominations for the 2019 BP Teachers of Excellence and Educational Allies Award are now closed.

Who Can Nominate?

Anyone can nominate a teacher or Educational Ally – students, parents, community members, administrators and fellow teachers.

How Will I Know Who Wins?

Winners will be notified by March 30, 2019. If you nominated a winning teacher or Educational Ally, you will be sent an invitation to attend the award ceremony. The list of winners will be announced on the website in May.

Still Have More Questions?

Email bpteachers@bp.com and we will do our best to respond in a timely manner.