Education

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Delaware Program

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Delaware provides scholarships for those working in licensed early care and education (ECE) or school age program in Delaware. Eligibility: Individuals who: Work in Delaware Possess a high school diploma or equivalent Work a minimum of 20 hours per week in a licensed early care and education (ECE) or school age program [...]

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John J. Ryan Scholarship Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of Caesar Rodney High School. Pursuing a career in education and teaching and accepted at a college or university. Applicant must seek to improve the quality of life in our society through teaching ideals. Award: $1,000 one-time award to be paid in January after the successful completion of [...]

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George H. Henry Award

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: High school senior from Cape Henlopen High School or Dover High School. Pursuing a career in education or teaching in Delaware’s public school system. Award: One-year, one-time award of $500 awarded annually in the Capital and Cape Henlopen school districts, at the discretion of the school scholarship committee. Contact: Cape Henlopen [...]

Delaware State Education Association, Howard Weinberg Scholarship

Deadline: March 10, 2017 Eligibility: The Howard Weinberg Scholarship is for high school students of DSEA members pursuing a four-year college degree in any major. Based on academic achievement, leadership and character. Award: $4,000 (to be dispersed in $1,000 increments over four years). Contact: Application available at www.dsea.org/content/dsea-scholarships or contact Sandy Dearman, Executive Assistant 136 [...]

Delaware State Education Association, Christopher K. Smith Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 10, 2017 Eligibility: Public high school senior who plans to pursue a four-year degree leading to Delaware teacher certification. Based on academic achievement, leadership and character. Award: $4,000 (to be dispersed in $1,000 increments over four years). Contact: Application available at www.dsea.org/content/dsea-scholarships or contact Sandy Dearman, Executive Assistant 136 E. Water St. Dover, [...]

Delaware PTA Scholarships

Delaware PTA offers two scholarships to graduating Delaware high school students planning to study education: Debbie King – Early Childhood Education, and Betty Lewis – Education. Deadline: March 1, 2017 (postmarked) Eligibility: Students must: Attend a school that has an active PTA or PTSA association in good standing OR be a Delaware PTA VIP member. [...]

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Delaware Association of School Administrators Essay Contest for Prospective Educators

Deadline: March 31, 2017 Eligibility: Senior planning to major in education. Essay of 300 to 500 words is required. Student’s high school must have an administrator who is a DASA member. Awards: Paul Carlson Scholarship: $1,000 William B. Keene Scholarship: $1,000 Contact: Application available at www.edasa.org. For more information, contact Delaware Association of School Administrators [...]

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Delaware Association of Educational Office Professionals

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Seniors in public high schools planning to enter a business program at an accredited college for at least two years. Citizen of the United States. Award: Three awards of $1,000. Recipients will be notified of the scholarship award in early spring. A check will be forwarded upon successful completion of [...]

Alpha Tau State Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, May B. Leasure Grant-in-Aid

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: Applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate or postsecondary degree in education and must be a Delaware resident. Award: $500. Contact: Khara Bauer 46 Glade Circle East Rehoboth, DE 19971 kharaconlon@gmail.com

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Alpha Delta Kappa International Sorority for Women Educators Scholarship

Deadline: February 28, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior attending a Delaware high school who is planning a career in education. Must be a U.S. citizen and in the upper one-third of class. Award: $2,500 Contact information and applications: Mrs. Sally Fraticelli 2643 Drayton Drive. Heritage Park Wilmington, DE 19808 fraticelli3@comcast.net www.futureeducators.org