**The State Mathematics Contest Committee's Coach/Sponsor
Award**

In 2002 the State Mathematics Contest Committee established an award for outstanding coaches or sponsors of students who have competed in contests of the State Mathematics Contest Committee.

**Winners:**

**2002: Burton
Stuart Chapel Hill High School**

**2004: Archie
Benton North Buncombe High School**

**2005 James Smith
Walter Williams High School**

**2006 Shirley Glover
TC Roberson High School**

**Purpose:**

The purpose of this award is to
recognize and reward an individual who has made an outstanding and noteworthy
contribution to mathematics education and NCCTM by having formed, coached and
sponsored teams or groups of students in mathematics competitions. The
individual or individuals recognized must have a sustained record of at least
five years. Examples of such mathematics competitions include but are not
limited to math counts, N. C. Mathematics League, Local Site Contests of the N.
C. Mathematics Contest Network, State Finals Competitions in Algebra I,
Geometry, Algebra II, and Comprehensive, Atlantic Regions Mathematics League (ARML),
American High School Mathematics Examination (AHSME), and the American
Invitational Mathematics Examination (AIME).

**Criteria for the Award.**

Criteria for the Award may vary slightly from
year to year depending upon the composition of the Committee but should include
primarily the following factors:

1. Impact upon students served.

2. Length of time service provided (at least five
years).

3. The extent or reach of the nominees' service.

4. Devotion of nominee.

5. Amount of time and effort expended on behalf
of their targeted population.

6. Other as deemed appropriate by the
Sub-Committee.

** Nomination
Procedures.
**

Bampia Bangura Department of Mathematics Marteena Hall NC A&T State University Greensboro, NC 27411 |
NCA&T Contest Representative Chair, Coach's Award Committee (336) 334-7822 (W) babangur@ncat.edu |

Nomination Form (Word)