Geraldine P. Hanna Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

-Applications, and subsequently recipients, must be engaged as an Exceptional Education teacher in the Orange County, FL Public School District. Consideration may be given to applicants who have applied for such a position and who are pending an employment decision.

-Recipients must be enrolled as a graduate degree seeking student at the College of Community Innovation and Education accepted in a program leading to a Master’s degree in Exceptional Education.

-Applicant must demonstrate outstanding academic performances and maintain a 3.0 GPA

-2 Letters of reference that detail the fact that the applicant is of outstanding character and dedication to the profession of Exceptional Education, as exemplified by the life and career of Gerald P. Hanna

-Please attach an unofficial transcript of grades for graduate studies if you are currently a graduate level student or undergraduate unofficial transcript of grades if you are beginning your graduate study in the upcoming Summer 2019 or Fall 2019 Semester..

This scholarship may be awarded to the same student in successive academic years until graduation, provided that the recipient maintains eligibility criteria, including the requirement that they be engaged in teaching Exceptional Education in the Orange County, Florida, Public School District. The scholarship will not be awarded for any semester in which it becomes evident the recipient will not be employed, or is not pending employment, as described above.

Award
Varies
Scopes
CCIE
Deadline
03/04/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you engaged as an Exceptional Education teacher in the Orange County, Florida Public School District? Please upload verification on Official Letterhead.
  2. Have you applied for a position as an Exceptional Education teacher in the Orange County, Florida Publich School District and are pending an employment decision? If yes, please upload verification of such on official letterhead.
  3. Please provide a reference letter that details your outstanding character and dedication to the profession of Exceptional Education as exemplified by the life and career of Geraldine P. Hanna on official letterhead.
  4. Please provide a second reference letter that details your outstanding character and dedication to the profession of Exceptional Education as exemplified by the life and career of Geraldine P. Hanna on official letterhead.
  5. Please attach an unofficial transcript of grades for your graduate studies if you are currently a graduate level student. If you plan to begin your graduate study in Summer 2019 or Fall 2019, please attach an unofficial transcript of your undergraduate studies.