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Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship (ID 2483)


Scholarship Description

Start Date:
3/1/2017
Deadline:
2/1/2018
Website:
http://migrant.net/migrant/scholarships/kazmierczak.htm
Form:
http://migrant.net/migrant/scholarships/forms/kazmierczak.pdf
Amount:
$1,000
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 in the amount of $1,000 for post-secondary scholarship assistance to a migrant student who wishes to pursue a career in teaching.

Contact Information

Name/Company:
Geneseo Migrant Center
Title/Attention:
Kazmierczak Scholarship Committee
Name:
Address:
3 Mt. Morris-Leicester Road
City:
Leicester
State:
NY
Zip:
14481
Toll Free:
(800) 245-5681
Email:
cnorton@gvboces.org

Eligibility

Gender:
NA
Association:
Migrant
Eligibility:
Candidates will be screened by a selection committee on the basis of the following criteria:
-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
Special Criteria:
Application Process: A completed application form must be submitted annually by February 1st, 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. ** Incomplete applications will not be considered! Each applicant must also submit his/her current or most recent Migrant Education Certifiacte of Eligability (COE). Please make sure that all of the above information is included at time of submission.