JOHN C. ROBERTS SCHOLARSHIP IN TEACHER EDUCATION
The John C. Roberts Scholarship Fund was established in 1971 by Professor John C. Roberts. Roberts was director of teacher training and placement, and later professor and chair of the educational foundations department at Western. After his death May 30, 1972, the scholarship became a memorial in his honor. Roberts was founder and/or officer of several educational and professional organizations. He was very active in civic affairs, and his writings have been published in several professional journals. This scholarship is offered to an outstanding senior in the teacher education program showing great promise as a teacher and is also active in his/her community.
Applicants must be at the Senior class level at the time of award with at least one semester remaining before graduation
Show promise as an outstanding teacher
Be enrolled in a teacher education program
Demonstrate contributions to the academic and non-academic university community
Final selection will be made by the Center for the Preparation of Education Professionals Scholarship Committee.
INQUIRIES SHOULD BE SENT TO:
Center for the Preparation of Education Professionals
Horrabin Hall 91 Western Illinois University
1 University Drive Macomb, IL 61455
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: April 1