LEWISTON – The Lewis-Clark State School Instructor Training & Arithmetic Division, in partnership with the Unbiased College District No. 1 of Lewiston, has created two scholarships for Lewiston Excessive College graduates beginning this fall.
The Instructor Preparation Scholarship gives funds for Lewiston Excessive graduates who’re looking for a bachelor’s diploma in elementary or secondary schooling at LC State. To qualify, a scholar will need to have a minimal highschool or faculty 3.0 GPA and be enrolled full-time on the faculty (12 or extra credit per semester). Provisional admission to LC State’s Instructor Training program is required throughout the junior yr. This scholarship is for $5,000 yearly and could be renewed so long as necessities are met.
“This scholarship provides our highschool academics a robust method to inform promising college students they consider they’ve what it takes to be a instructor,” mentioned Mark Haynal, chair of the Instructor Training & Arithmetic Division at LC State. “Now, greater than ever, we have to be encouraging our brightest and finest college students to turn out to be academics.”
The Train for Lewiston Scholarship is for LHS graduates who’re within the third yr of the LC State Instructor Training program and are prepared to work within the Lewiston College District upon completion of this system. The scholarship gives $2,500 for every of the ultimate two semesters. As with the earlier scholarship, a scholar will need to have a minimal highschool or faculty 3.0 GPA, be enrolled full-time and have provisional admission to the Instructor Training program.
“As a result of there’s a instructor scarcity and competitors to rent our excellent graduates is fierce, this scholarship provides the Lewiston College District an edge in figuring out and recruiting the academics our girls and boys want,” Haynal mentioned.
The functions for the Instructor Preparation Scholarship and the Train for Lewiston Scholarship could be discovered on-line. They should be crammed out, returned by mail and acquired by the applying deadline of July 1 to be thought of.
A committee of at the least two representatives of the Unbiased College District No. 1 of Lewiston and from LC State’s Instructor Training & Arithmetic Division will choose the scholarship recipients after reviewing the functions. The varsity district additionally may have a pre-internship screening course of for candidates of the Train for Lewiston Scholarship. Each functions embrace an essay query the place the applicant discusses why they need to turn out to be a instructor and what skills and expertise they possess that may allow them to turn out to be an efficient instructor.
For extra info on the scholarships, anybody can contact the Instructor Training & Arithmetic Division at LC State at both 208-792-2260 or email@example.com.