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JOHN C. ROBERTS SCHOLARSHIP IN TEACHER EDUCATION

 

HISTORY:

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.

CRITERIA:

Applicants must be seniors

Show promise as an outstanding teacher

Be enrolled in a teacher education program

Demonstrate involvement in community activities


AWARD AMOUNT
:

$300


SELECTION PROCESS:

Final selection will be made by the Center for the Preparation of Education Professionals Scholarship Committee.


INQUIRIES SHOULD BE SENT TO:

Scholarship Committee
Center for the Preparation of Education Professionals
Horrabin Hall 91 Western Illinois University
1 University Drive Macomb, IL 61455
309 298-1438

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: April 1

online application form