Four winners will be selected to receive the award. Each award is made up of a trophy, a certificate of achievement and a professional development award.
The award is open to all Malay Language teachers teaching in our local mainstream schools. Nomination is based on the teaching performance of and work done by the nominees in 2017 and 2018. Nominees will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
a) their language ability to raise the knowledge, skills and interest in the learning of the Malay language, literature and culture;b) their dedication and commitment to the pursuit of excellence in the teaching and learning of the Malay Language in the classroom and beyond;c) their care and concern for the well-being and needs of their students; andd) the display of the values of 'Arif Budiman' through the excellent service as a teacher.
The nomination period for AGAB is from 25 February to 11 April 2019.