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 2018 Award Winners!

Awards were presented at the 2018 Summer Conference

VBEA Distinguished Service Award- David Anderson W!se Working In Support of Education

Virginia Walter L. Shell Business Teacher of the Year Award- Kayla Siwiec, Powhatan High School

Outstanding New Business & Information Technology Teacher of the Year Award- Kristi Rice, Spotsylvania High School

Al Roane Middle School Business Teacher of the Year Award- Angela Andrepont, Dan River Middle School

"Innovation in Action" Award- Robin M. Albrecht, Osbourne 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