Scholarship Name :
California Federation Of Teachers (Raoul Teilhet Scholarship Program)
Number Of Awards :
States In Which Available :
Scholarship Amount :
$1,000 (2-year schools); $3,000 (4-year schools)
JAN 31 and JUL 1
Eligibility Criteria :
Open to incoming freshmen and continuing college students, who are children of CFT members or deceased CFT members, attending community colleges, 4-year colleges or universities, and trade, technical or art schools. Based on academic achievement, financial need, special talents and skills, participation in campus or community activities, and an essay.
Specific Target Group :
How To Apply :
See website for application or contact AFT/CFT local union, or contact CFT. Submit with transcript, parents’ tax return, essay of no more than 500 words on an issue or social problem you feel strongly about, describing how you think it can be solved; member verification form; rating sheet from teacher, counselor or administrator, and community member.