Is a career in education in your future? Christa Mcauliffe teacher Incentive Program can help!

Students wishing to apply for this scholarship must be Delaware residents and citizens of the US. They should have been in the top half of their senior class and have scored a combined 1570 or greater on their SAT and enroll in a college or university with the intention of gaining their teaching certificate. Undergraduates must have maintained a GPA of 2.75 or greater.

Preference is given to students who intend to enter into an area of teaching that is considered a critical needs area, meaning that the number of teachers to meet the need is too few. These areas …

Attention Delaware students: Need cash for college? I Was Born in 1994 Scholarship deadline is July 31!

“I Was Born In 1994” Scholarship is offering the “I Was Born In 1994” Scholarship. One scholarship recipient will be chosen to receive a $1,994 scholarship. Applicants must:

  • Have been born in 1994
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Plan to enroll no later than the fall of 2014 in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
  • Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the topic:
    What is unique about students born in 1994? Explain.

Application Deadline: July 31, 2011 at 11:59 pm Eastern Time

Vision 2015: Year one achievements in Delaware’s education system

Initiated in 2006, the objective of Vision 2015 is to provide a world-class public education for all students in Delaware. Results released from the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) are a factual testament to how urgent the need for reform is in our schools. PISA measures the performance of students in 34 developed countries. The United States’ ranking told a discouraging tale; 14th in reading, 17th in science and 25th in math.

Below are some areas of concentration, why they should be addressed and what has been accomplished within each:

Standards for College and Career Readiness:  Only 35% …

Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes: Scholarship deadline is April 30

Deadline: April 30, 2011

Scholarship Amount: $2,500 Awards

Description: The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes is available to students age 18 and younger who have organized and led a service activity that has clearly benefited other people. The service activity must have been initiated and motivated primarily by the student and cannot have been an assignment for school or work. Additionally, the student must demonstrate a positive spirit and high moral purpose. To be considered, each applicant must be nominated by an adult who has solid knowledge of the service activity and is not a relative.

To Apply:

Learn about your options at Spring College Night, Salesianum High School in Wilmington, Delaware

It’s that time of year again! The Spring College Night event will be held this year at Salesianum School in Wilmington, Delaware on April 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. The event, coordinated by Ursuline School and sponsored by 14 Catholic and Independent schools in Northern Delaware is the place for students who are seriously interested in post secondary education.

Over 150 institutions will be on hand to answer questions and share information including Back to Basics Learning Dynamics. Learn more about your options and opportunities!

For more information, please call 302-658-7158. Directions to Salesianum School available HERE.

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