Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Watsonville High School with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who demonstrates financial need and have the intention of becoming public school teacher. Priority will be given to applicants who are the first in their family to go to college and/or are bilingual in Spanish and English.
Eligibility: Students must complete annual service requirements as stipulated by the organization. Awards are geared toward students demonstrating significant financial need. Scholarship recipients are named Bonner Scholars.
How to apply: Contact the admission office at each participating school to request an application.
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Northern Illinois
Eligibility: Applicants must be female graduating students from a public high school within Boone or Winnebago County who plan to teach at any level. Applicants must exhibit academic potential and must have participated in a number of high school activities.
Clarissa Edwards Noland Memorial Scholarship Fund $1,500
Sponsor: Community Foundation Serving Western Virginia
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from a high school located in Botetourt County or Roanoke County or the Cities of Roanoke or Salem. Students must enroll in an accredited college or university and demonstrate academic capability and an interest in teaching or creative writing.
Eligibility: Applicants must be current college students entering their junior or senior year and majoring in education and must have graduated from Sarcoxie High School, Sarcoxie, MO. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA or above and must be attending an accredited four-year college or university and the student must agree to teach at Sarcoxie Schools, Sarcoxie, MO for two years. If a position is not available at Sarcoxie Schools, the commitment will be to teach in a rural school for two years.
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating female student at Norwayne High School in Ohio. Students must be either a high school athlete or interested in teaching. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average and display passion for their school.
Murphy Family Scholarship Fund for Teachers Varies
Sponsor: Tulsa Community Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be teachers or teacher aides at a Diocese of Tulsa Catholic School with a minimum of 2 years of teaching experience. Administrators are not eligible to apply and teachers who are currently enrolled in course work must have a minimum of a 2.5 GPA. To reapply for additional scholarship support in subsequent years students must have maintained at least a 2.5 GPA.
Eligibility: Emphasis is on students who have demonstrated leadership abilities and significant interest in civic responsibility. Students must attend one of the 1,000 Campus Compact member institutions and be nominated by the Campus Compact member president. Applicants must be sophomores or juniors at four-year colleges or must attend a two-year college.
How to apply: Nominations must be made by the Campus Compact member president.
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of SPS and intend to pursue a career in teaching physics. Students must be undergraduate physics majors at least in their junior year of study at the time of application.
How to apply: Applications are available online or from chapter advisors.