ASTA Elizabeth A. H. Green School Educator Award

Applications due by November 1, 2019

ASTA's Elizabeth A. H. Green School Educator Award is given annually to a school string teacher with a current and distinguished career in a school orchestral setting. Past recipients include Denice Haney, James Palmer, Scott Laird, Joni Swenson, William Bitter, Winifred Crock, and a host of other distinguished string educators.

ASTA members making nominations should complete and submit the application form below. Criteria for the award includes:

  • Nominee must currently be active in teaching strings or orchestra in a regularly scheduled school setting.
  • Nominee must have at least 10 years of successful school string/orchestra teaching experience.
  • Nominee’s program must be for school-aged children through the 12th grade.
  • Nominator and nominee must be ASTA members.


The postmark deadline for nominations is November 1, 2019. Late forms will not be accepted.