Education Scholarships

BrainTrack Teaching Scholarship

BrainTrack offers a scholarship for teaching students that are planning to teach between kindergarten and 12th grade. A winning and runnerup award is given every semester to students currently in a teaching degree program. Applicants are asked to provide essays on their experiences as a teaching student.

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: November 1 and March 1

For more information and application, please visit http://www.braintrack.com/colleges-by-career/elementary-school-teachers#scholarship 

Delta Kappa Gamma Beta Tau Chapter Scholarship: "Grant-in-Aid"

For a female student teacher from Hamilton County or has a student teaching assignment in a Hamilton County school.
 
Additional requirements:
 
1. Must be a graduating senior
2. Major in education
3. Be in upper one fourth of her class
4. Prefer student with financial need
 
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: April 30
 
For more information and application, please visit the Financial Aid Office.

Indiana Minority Teacher and Special Education Services Scholarship Program

Administered by the State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana. Applications available in the Office of Financial Aid or at http://www.in.gov/ssaci/2342.htm

Indiana Retired Teacher Association Scholarship

Applicant must:

1. Be an Indiana resident
2. Be a son/daughter, grandson/granddaughter, legal dependent or spouse of an active, retired, or deceased member of the Indiana Teachers Retirement Fund (TRF).
3. Have achieved at least a "C" grade point average for three semesters
4. Be sophomore standing when applying to receive as junior
5. Be majoring in education

Amount: $3000
DEADLINE: January 31

For more information or application, please visit IRTA's website at http://www.retiredteachers.org/Foundation%20Scholarships.html

Richard F. Surber Scholarship

Eligibility requirements:

1. Resident of LaPorte County
2. Junior or Senior
3. At least 2.5 G.P.A.
4. Pursuing career in special education

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: July 1

For more information and application, please visit the Financial Aid Office.