- The award is one of five national awards to be given by the National Association of Economic Educators and the Council for Economic Education at a joint national conference in Miami, Fla.
- The Bessie B. Moore Service Award is designed to recognize individuals whose outstanding and dedicated service has had a significant impact on the delivery and enhancement of economic education.
Winthrop University, "Economics Professor Gary Stone Given National Award This Week" (2010). Winthrop News 2010. 139.