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Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.migrant.net/migrant/scholarships/kazmie...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 3 Mt. Morris-Leicester Road
  • Leicester, NY 14481
  • Email Address
  • mreho@gvboces.org
  • Application Deadline
  • February 1, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The purpose of this scholarship is to serve as a living tribute to Frank Kazmierczak, a long-time migrant educator, by offering an annual award for post-secondary scholarship assistance to a migrant student who wishes to pursue a career in teaching.

    Eligibility:
    -Child of a migrant worker or a migrant worker (priority will be given to those with mobility in the last 3 years)
    -Teaching as a career goal
    -Scholastic achievement
    -Financial need

    A completed application form must be submitted annually by the deadline, accompanied by at least two (2) letters of recommendation and an official school transcript. At least one of the recommendation letters must be from a school or community/educational agency representative with personal knowledge of the applicant's character and commitment to pursuing a career in teaching. In addition, the applicant must include a personal essay of 300-500 words telling about his/her reason for wanting to become a teacher. Each applicant must also submit his/her current or most recent Migrant Education Certificate of Eligibility (COE).

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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