Awards & Scholarships

VBEA is proud to sponsor a variety of awards & scholarships to business educators or students enrolled in a program leading to becoming a business teacher or in a business-related major.

Congratulations to 2019 Award Winners!

Awards were presented at the 2019 Summer Conference

VBEA Distinguished Service Award- Dr. Chuck Gardner, Director of Curriculum, Cyber Innovation Center (NICERC)

Virginia Walter L. Shell Business Teacher of the Year Award- Vicki Snodgrass, Thomas Walker High School

Outstanding New Business & Information Technology Teacher of the Year Award-

Al Roane Middle School Business Teacher of the Year Award- Kathy Moore, Thornburg Middle School

"Innovation in Action" Award- Nancy Cooley Briar Woods High School


Congratulations to all of our award winners! We are proud of your exemplary accomplishments.

--Judith P. Sams, VBEA Agent & Professional Scholarships and Program Specialist,

Business & Information Technology & Related Clusters, Virginia Department of Education