The Fountain for Technology Education
Scholarship Name: The Foundation for Technology Education Scholarship
Description: The Foundation for Technology Education has one $1,000 scholarship for an outstanding undergraduate student majoring in technology education teacher preparation. The scholarship committee is looking for a student with a sincere interest in teaching, strong academic ability and glowing faculty recommendations. The applicant must be member of the International Technology Education Association (but if you are not, you can apply for membership at the same time that you submit your scholarship application.) The applicant must also be enrolled full-time in a technology education scholarship and cannot be a senior at the time of the application. A completed application will include a statement of personal interest; a resume not exceeding three pages; a college transcript showing a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher; and three faculty recommendations.
Awards per Year: 1
Award is Open to: Undergraduate students (except for seniors)
Major/Field of Study: Technology Education
How to Apply/Contact: To learn more or for the address where to send your application, see the FTE website.
National Institute for Labor Relations
Scholarship Name: The Applegate / Jackson / Parks Future Teacher Scholarship
Description: Are you a graduate or undergraduate student majoring in education at a United States institution of higher learning? The scholarship is awarded on the basis of the scholastic ability of the American education student who best exemplifies the dedication to principle and high professional standards. The scholarship is named for three Michigan school teachers, Carol Applegate, Kay Jackson, and Dr. Anne Parks, who were fired for refusing to join the union. Therefore the ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate understanding of the principles of voluntary unionism through an original essay on the topic of approximately 500 words. In addition to the essay, applicants must submit a formal application and their most up-to-date transcript of grades.
Awards per Year: 1
Award is Open to: Undergraduate or graduate students
Major/Field of Study: Education
How to Apply/Contact: Go to the Applegate / Jackson / Parks Future Teacher Scholarship website to download an application.