Who Can Apply:
- Dr. Connie M. Reece is a beloved mother who always goes the extra mile to help others, making a lasting impact on thousands of students.
- Dr. Reece is a single mother who taught in prisons, inner-city schools, and online to help struggling students graduate. Wherever she feels that she is needed, she goes. Dr. Reece is a lifelong learner who is passionate about helping those in need and encouraging them to pursue their dreams.
- This scholarship aims to continue the legacy of Dr. Reece by supporting budding teachers who will educate the next generation.
- Any low-income undergraduate or graduate student pursuing teaching or education may apply for this scholarship.
Submission: To apply, tell us why you want to become a teacher, what teacher went the extra mile to help you, and/or what obstacles you faced in life or at school to turn you into the person you are today.
Deadline: May 1, 2023