Neil D. Prescott Student Teaching / Internship Scholarship

The Washington State School Retirees Association is offering two (2) one-time scholarships for $2,000 for student teachers/interns in each of its eight regions in the state (the high school of attendance will be in one of those regions). Additionally, in each region, there are local units of WSSRA that may also elect to award scholarships to the applicants in the applicant pool that is collected and ranked in April. 

Applicants Must:

Have graduated from a Washington State high school and presently enrolled in a college of education, anywhere, pursuing a career in a field of education;or

If a Washington State resident who graduated from a Department of Defense high school and presently enrolled in a college of education, anywhere, pursuing a career in a field of education; or

Presently pursuing a Masters-In-Teaching Certificate (click link to the right for the guidlines); and Profess a plan to apply for employment with a school district(s) within Washington State.
 

Student teaching or internship must be conducted during the 2022-23 academic year
 

WSSRA conducts the search and review process and selects the recipients. Applicants will be notified by May 13, 2022, if they have been chosen. Please encourage your outstanding students who are committed to a career in the field of education to apply.

Scholarship applications must be mailed to WSSRA, PO Box 5127, Lacey, WA 98509.

For an application to be considered it must be in approved form, with directions followed precisely and mailed and postmarked by April 1, 2022.

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