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Larry Acterman Public Education Award

Orange County Community Foundation

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

Larry Acterman was a teacher in the Long Beach Unified School District for 33 years. He primarily taught social studies and spent the majority of his career at middle schools. Mr. Acterman was a dedicated teacher and mentor, and a strong believer in the public school system. He was active at the local, regional and national levels, always fighting for improvements at individual schools, within the district, and throughout the state. Applicants should plan to enroll in a full-time course of study which leads to a degree and a California teaching credential at an accredited four-year public college or university in the state of California as well as demonstrate a strong commitment and interest in pursuing a career in public education as a K-12 public school teacher in California.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?


The competition for this scholarship will be average.

Contact Information



Deadline: Apr 15
Award Range: $1,000 - $2,000
Awards Granted: 1
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