California Teachers Association
Scholarship Name: L. Gordon Bittle Memorial Scholarship for the Student California Teachers Association
Description: The Student California Teachers Association (SCTA) awards a number of small scholarships (between $200 and $500) to young aspiring-teachers in the state of California. The L. Gordon Bittle Memorial Scholarship is its largest award, and is reserved for the best and the brightest in future educators. Students can be enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or teachers certification program, and must have at least a 3.5 grade point average. Part-time students are not eligible for the award. In addition to academic achievement, students interested in the education scholarship should be involved in community activities, and have strong letters of recommendation from professors.
Awards per Year: 3
Award is Open to: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students (must be members of the Student California Teachers Association)
Major/Field of Study: Education (or in particular subject matter planning to pursue a career in education)
How to Apply/Contact: Download the current application from the Student California Teachers Association website.
See Also: Scholarships for Education Majors, Scholarships for Graduate Students
Golden Key International Honor Society
Scholarship Name: Education Achievement Awards
Description: The Golden Key Honor International Society believes in “rewarding its members for their academic, leadership and service excellence.” Among the many scholarships for college that the honor society offers, for students studying everything from engineering to international relations is the Education Achievement Awards. The award recognizes outstanding research work (in the form of a paper or report) in the field of education. The paper should be 10 pages long. International students involved in Golden Key are welcome to apply for this education scholarship.
Award: $1,000 – $2,000
Awards per Year: 3
Award is Open to: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
Major/Field of Study: Education
How to Apply/Contact: A complete list of application requirements for this and other Golden Key Honor International Society scholarships is available at the Golden Key International website.
See Also: Scholarships for Education Majors, Scholarships for Graduate Students, Association Scholarships