Scholarships in Elementary Education

May Harper and Harry Glantz Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Award: $370, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, be enrolled full-time, and submit two letters of recommendation.

Marjorie & Spencer Lauson Endowed Scholarship

Award: $550, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be enrolled full-time, and demonstrate financial need. Preference is given to applicant who plans to teach kidergarten through third grade in Montana or Wyoming or who plans to teach Early Childhood Education at the University level.

Gail L. Maryott Elementary Education Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.25 GPA, be enrolled full-time, and demonstrate financial need.

Bryn Nelson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be enrolled in at least 12 credits, be a graduate of a Montana high school, and demonstrate volunteerism.

Spildie/Warne Family Scholarship

Award: $750, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be enrolled full-time, and demonstrate financial need.

Benedict & Frances Surwill Memorial Teaching Award

Award: $1,500, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.25 GPA, demonstrate extracurricular and community involvement,

Golden Rule Elementary Education Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: None

Applicant must demonstrate responsibility and enthusiasm for working with children, be academically productive, and be enrolled full-time.

Educator Award

Award: -, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be nominated by the Lock Endowment Committee and demonstrate excellence in the study of history/social studies, or elementary education at an East Texas college or university.

John Vernon and Allyene Pitts Williams Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a sophomore, majoring in elementary education. Applicant must be a graduate of Wesson High School.

Lyle Bergstrom Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,400, Deadline: March 17

Applicant must be a full-time student entering their first year of an undergraduate English program in the Faculty of Education. Awarded in alternate years to a student entering the Elementary/Secondary Education program.

Harold and Florence Mosley Entrance Scholarship

Award: $4,100, Deadline: March 17

Applicant must be a top-rated full-time student entering their first year of an undergraduate program in the Faculty of Education. The award will alternate between the secondary and elementary programs.

Elda Washer Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Cleveland or Jefferson High School who will attend a public or nonprofit college university. FAFSA required.

Cindy K. Maddox Memorial Scholarship Fund

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a Blackford County resident planning to pursue a degree in elementary or middle school education or language arts education.

Guy C. and Grace Glancy Mahorney Scholarship Fund

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be pursuing a degree in elementary education at Ball State University.

Hal and Gretchen Oberholzer Scholarship Fund

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a Blackford High School student who plans to pursue a four-year degree in elementary education.

Errol Washburn Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a Blackford County resident studying elementary or secondary education or a course of study in a medical field.

York Family Scholarship

Award: $530, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Perry Central High School planning to pursue a degree in elementary education.

Whitney Wehr Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,710, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Mt. Vernon High School who is pursuing a degree in elementary education at an accredited college or university. Minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA required.

Judy D. Smith Memorial Scholarship

Award: $600, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Mt. Vernon High School who resides in Hancock County, is in the top third of their class, and intends to major in elementary education.

Mary Ash Scott Bardonner Bardes Scholarship

Award: $953, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from New Palestine High School who resides in Brandywine or Sugar Creek Township and is pursuing a career in elementary or secondary education.

Shelby Rae Smith Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a resident of Hendricks County majoring in elementary or special education.

Linda Walls Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from New Castle High School who will attend an accredited four-year college or university. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Abigail Carson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 16

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Columbus North High School who plans to attend an accredited college or university as a full-time student studying elementary education.

Uebelhor Family Scholarship Endowment

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from Southridge High School pursuing a degree in elementary education.

Jack W. Scherer Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Franklin Community High School who will enroll full-time at an accredited college or university to become a teacher or administrator at the elementary grade school level. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Schwenk Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior who is a Kalamazoo County resident or currently attending a Kalamazoo County High School and planning to pursue an elementary education degree. Leadership and academic achievement are required.

Nathan R. Hugo Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Bay County, MI who will enter the field of elementary education. Financial need and minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Rodonna Harden Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a resident of Phelps County, NE who graduate from a Phelps County, NE high school and is pursuing a degree in elementary education full-time. Minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA required.

Suzanne Cline-Walthour Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Elk Rapids High school who will pursue post-secondary education.

Helen Youngen Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Norwayne High School who will pursue post-secondary studies in elementary education. Financial need and minimum 3.0 GPA required.