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Dearrel Bates Memorial Scholarship

Community Foundation of the Great River Bend

This scholarship is for a high school senior graduating from a MAC Conference high school, excluding Burlington, Iowa. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Applicant must plan to be full-time student working toward a bachelor’s degree in education. Financial need is the main criteria. Merit evaluated by school activities, community, personal, and work experience. Sign Up to Start Applying
Acceptance StartNovember 1, 2022
Deadline February 15, 2023
Number of Awards Granted1

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Eligibility Requirements

Enrollment LevelsHigh school senior
Eligible MajorsEducation, General, Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multicultural Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Administration and Supervision, Educational/Instructional Media Design, Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, International and Comparative Education, Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education, Special Education and Teaching, Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language, Teaching Assistants/Aides, Education, Other