Richard Trout and his books have received numerous awards. Check out the itmes on this page to learn more.
Presidents Award for Teaching.Richard received the highest recognition as a professor from OCCC.
Awards and Recognition for the MacGregor Adventure Series
Czar of Alaska
- Finalist, Writer’s League of Texas, Young Adult/Long Works Teddy Award.
The Teddy Awards are named after Theodore Roosevelt and the Teddy Bear which represent the children’s and young adult category for Book of the Year.
- Finalist, 2006 YA Book of the Year, Oklahoma Center for the Book
- National Geographic, The JASON Project Curriculum Selection for “Monster Storms”
The JASON Project is a magnificent program for kids of all ages and was founded by Dr. Bob Ballard, the discoverer of the Titanic. Each year the project selects a topic of interest for the year and then builds a curriculum around it for teachers. This year the topic is “Monster Storms” and Cayman Gold: Lost Treasure of Devils Grotto was selected as part of the curriculum.
- Accelerated Reader National Summer Reading Program 2005, Week 6
Each year Renaissance Learning selects eight books for their summer reading program from thousands of possibilities. Cayman Gold: Lost Treasure of Devils Grotto was honored as the selection for week six.
Devil’s Breath Volcano
- Selected by National Geograhic’s JASON Project for The Resilient Planet science curriculum for 2008-2009.