The NBC15 Crystal Apple Award is an award that is given to five teachers in South Central Wisconsin in recognition of outstanding contributions to education. Crystal Apple Awards was created for a way viewers can express their gratitude towards a teacher that has made a difference in their lives.

Now through March 31st, send in your nomination for a teacher that has touched your life, has touched the lives of others. Entries will be reviewed by a panel of NBC15 judges and narrow nominations to five Crystal Apple recipients and ten Honorable Mentions. Crystal Apple Award Winners will be announce the week of May 4th.


Past winners

Crystal Apple Awards

Updated: 05/10/2019 - Our final Crystal Apple Award goes to a teacher who has inspired her colleagues, students and her entire community.

Updated: 05/09/2019 - A student and her mom credit a Sauk Prairie Middle School teacher with making a life changing impact on the young girl's life.

Posted: 05/08/2019 - Most adults work 30 to 40 years and retire, but Wednesday’s Crystal Apple Award recipient has been teaching longer than most of us have been alive.

Updated: 05/07/2019 - As Teacher Appreciation Week continues, our second Crystal Apple goes to a married couple.

Updated: 05/06/2019 - Monday, we travel to Belmont to honor our first recipient who has spent all but about 10 years of his life in the school.

Updated: 05/31/2018 - As the school year comes to a close, NBC15 is once again honoring teachers through Crystal Apple Awards.

Crystal Apple Awards

Posted: 05/15/2019 - Here's a list of of our Crystal Apple Award Teachers and Honor Roll

Updated: 05/15/2019 - Here's the list of Crystal Apple Awards winners and honorable mentions for 2018.

Posted: 01/24/2018 - Here's the list of Crystal Teachers and Honor roll for 2017.

Posted: 04/06/2017 - 2016 Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll

Posted: 04/06/2017 - 2015 Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll

Posted: 05/18/2016 - Congratulations! Here's the list of Crystal Apple Teachers and Honor Roll for 2014.