Organization: Education Foundation of Martin County

Criteria:

This post-secondary scholarship is offered through the generosity of retired educator Ms. Judith C. Richardson. The scholarship is open to Jensen Beach High School and Martin County High School seniors who plan to pursue a degree in elementary education.

Graduating high school senior from Jensen Beach and/or Martin County High School demonstrating intent to pursue a degree in elementary education; minimum 2.5 unweighted GPA; brief essay detailing desire to enter the field of elementary education; include related work experience, volunteer efforts, and internship experience. Interview will be scheduled.

APPLY TO: Guidance Office; Standard school application plus required information listed in criteria

AWARDS: $2000 with the possibility of renewal for an additional three years (up to $8,000 in total)

DEADLINE: December 1

REGION: Jensen Beach High School and Martin County High School seniors ONLY

Contact: Lisa Rhodes at LRhodes@EducationFoundationMC.org or (772) 600-8062