Hormel Foods Master Teacher


Hormel Foods/Marketing Management Association Master Teacher Award Competition; Deadline 27 May 2016

Hormel Foods 14th Annual Master Teacher Award Competition

Call for Submissions


Marketing Management Association Fall Educators Conference

Providence, Rhode Island, Sept. 14-16, 2016


The Marketing Management Association is pleased to announce the 14th Annual Master Teacher Award Competition sponsored by Hormel Foods. This competition strives to recognize and honor the outstanding marketing educators of the year. This is demonstrated by a history of effective teaching and an innovative approach to the classroom.


Based on all written submissions received by the deadline, up to ten people will be identified as recipients of the 2016 Hormel Meritorious Teaching Awards and will be so recognized in the MMA Conference program. Among these top ten, the top three will become finalists for the 2016 MMA Master Teacher Award. Each of these three finalists will be invited to make a 15-20 minute presentation/mini-teaching demonstration to attendees and judges at the 2016 MMA Fall Educators Conference. At the conference, each of the three finalists will receive up to two free nights at the conference hotel and a 2016 Hormel Teaching Excellence Award. One of these three finalists will be selected as the 2016 Hormel Master Teacher and awarded a $1,000 cash prize. The other two finalists will each receive a $250 cash prize.


Electronic submissions (limited to nine pages) should be sent to the Competition Coordinator, Chad Milewicz, at MasterTeacherCompetition@mmaglobal.org.  Submissions should include the following:


1. Letter of application (3 pages max) noting:

         places and dates served and serving as a marketing teacher

         list of marketing courses taught

         supporting evidence of teaching excellence, honors, and/or student assessment results

         contact information (phone numbers, mail, & e-mail addresses)

2. Condensed curriculum vitae (3 pages max)

3. Summary of successful teaching activity(s), practice(s), or strategy(s) employed (3 pages max)


The deadline for receipt of the materials listed above sent to the Competition Coordinator is May 27, 2016. Please note that making a submission indicates your intent to register for, and attend the conference if selected as a finalist.


Please visit www.mmaglobal.org and select Fall Conference from the Conferences tab for full conference details including the Conference Call for Papers.