Amount: (2) $500
Eligibility: Graduating high school senior who intends to study teaching and leads to a certification. Students must fill out application, obtain three references including a successful community member, write an essay between 150 and 250 words stating why you want to teach, an explanation of the need for this scholarship, and the reason for choosing the college you plan on attending, submit a list or curricular and community activities.
Apply: Applications are available in the Guidance Office and should be mailed to the NYSUT Regional Office at 14 Durkee St., Suite 410, Plattsburgh NY 12901. Applications need to arrive at this office no later than May 22, 2015.