Ingles and WYFF News 4 want to reward the teachers who are going above and beyond. Each week, an area teacher will be selected to receive the Golden Apple Award and profiled Thursdays on WYFF News 4. These weekly winners will be chosen from your nominations by a panel of judges. At the end of the school year, a Teacher of the Year will be selected from the weekly winners.
Nomination rulesThe Golden Apple Award is open to any educator, grades K through college who works in South Carolina, North Carolina or Georgia. The nominator may be anyone living in the above-mentioned areas.
Self-nominations are not permitted. To nominate an educator for the Golden Apple Award, pick up an official nomination form from an area Ingles store (complete list can be found in the link above), then complete and mail to:
WYFF News 4
Golden Apple Award
505 Rutherford Street
Greenville, SC 29609
Nomination letters should be typed or neatly presented. Click HERE to download the application.
Include your reasons for the nomination and your experiences with the teacher. Nominations should be based on outstanding teaching methods and not extracurricular activities.
Include the teacher’s name, school name and phone number along with your name, address and phone number.
The Teacher of the Year will receive a gift card from Ingles.
The decision of the judges is final. Ingles and WYFF 4, in their sole discretion, may modify or discontinue the program at any time.