Nominations Now Open for McDonald’s Outstanding Educator Awards

August 31, 2022

Nominations Now Open for McDonald’s Outstanding Educator Awards

Nomination period open August 29-September 12

KIRKSVILLE & MACON, MO — Local McDonald’s restaurants will again celebrate area teachers in a big way this Fall with the launch of the third-annual McDonald’s Outstanding Educator Awards. Nominations will be accepted online through September 12 at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/moeducator22.

Since launching this award in 2020, locally-owned McDonald’s restaurants have given more than $25,000 in cash and prizes to 130 educators across local communities.

Community members can nominate outstanding teachers in grades K-12 and the award honors educators who exhibit the ultimate dedication to their students and go the extra mile to contribute to the improvement of education.

Two tiers of prizes will be awarded to outstanding educators in local communities:

50 Outstanding Educators will each receive:

$100 to use toward their classroom

Best Teacher Ever coffee mug

Outstanding Educator Certificate

McDonald’s vouchers to “teach it forward” to parents with outstanding students throughout the year

5 Outstanding Educators will each receive:

$1,000 to use toward their classroom

Best Teacher Ever coffee mug

Outstanding Educator Certificate

McDonald’s vouchers to “teach it forward” to parents with outstanding students throughout the year

“We are honored to celebrate local educators with this award for a third year,” said local McDonald’s Owner/Operator Bob Gilstrap. “Our teachers are constantly adapting to whatever is thrown at them, while making sure our children succeed.”

In addition to funds for their classrooms and a Best Teacher Ever coffee mug, the McDonald’s Outstanding Educator Award winners can recognize good behavior and academic success among their students with vouchers for free McDonald’s items.

For more information or to submit a McDonald’s Teach it Forward Outstanding Educator Award nomination, visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/moeducator22

ABOUT McDONALD'S McDonald's is the world's leading global foodservice retailer with over 38,000 locations in over 100 countries. Approximately 93% of McDonald's restaurants worldwide are owned and operated by independent local business men and women.



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