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Abigail Carson Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
538 Franklin Street
P.O. Box 1547
Columbus, IN 47202
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Columbus North High School (including Columbus Signature Academy New Tech Campus students who are officially enrolled at Columbus North). Students must plan to pursue a degree in elementary education full-time at an accredited college or university.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 13
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.heritagefundbc.org/scholarships/

Bill Kane Scholarship, Undergraduate
Sponsor: Shape America
1900 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate health majors in their sophomore, junior or senior years. They must have a GPA of at least 3.25 and write an essay about what they hope to accomplish as a health educator.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: October 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.shapeamerica.org

Christa McAuliffe Scholarship
Sponsor: Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
404 James Robertson Parkway
Suite 1510, Parkway Towers
Nashville, TN 37243
Eligibility: Applicants must be in the second semester of their junior year in a teaching program at a Tennessee college, and they must be enrolled full-time. Students must have at least a 3.5 GPA and an SAT or ACT score that is at least as high as the national average. They must not have any defaulted state or federal student loans. Recipients must agree to teach in a Tennessee elementary or secondary school for a period of time upon graduation.

Amount: $500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.tn.gov/collegepays/section/money-for-college

Cindy K. Maddox Memorial Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Blackford County Community Foundation
121 N. High Street
Hartford City, IN 47348
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Blackford County, IN. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.blackfordcofoundation.org/scholarships-2/

Early Childhood Educators Scholarship
Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
454 Broadway
Suite 200
Revere, MA 02151
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of Massachusetts who have worked as early childhood educators in the state for at least one year prior to receiving the scholarship. They must continue working in the profession while enrolled in school and upon completion of the degree. Students must be enrolled in Early Childhood Education or a related undergraduate program, and they cannot have any previously earned bachelor's degrees.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mass.edu/osfa/students/forstudents.asp

Errol Washburn Scholarship
Sponsor: Blackford County Community Foundation
121 N. High Street
Hartford City, IN 47348
Eligibility: Applicants must major in elementary or secondary education or enroll in a program in the medical field. Students must be high school graduates, nontraditional students or have completed one year of college.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.blackfordcofoundation.org/scholarships-2/

Hal and Gretchen Oberholzer Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Blackford County Community Foundation
121 N. High Street
Hartford City, IN 47348
Eligibility: Applicants must be a current Blackford High School student. Student must plan to major in elementary education at a four-year institution. Students must submit information on their school and community activities and goals, a transcript, an explanation of their financial need and an appraisal from a guidance counselor or other school official.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.blackfordcofoundation.org/scholarships-2/

Helen Youngen Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wayne County Community Foundation
517 N Market St
Wooster, OH 44691
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Norwayne High School in Ohio with a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Students must have attended Norwayne for at least two years. Applicants from the Burbank school district will be given preference. Students must enroll as a full-time student with preference given to those pursuing elementary education. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.waynecountycommunityfoundation.org/

Irene Gibson Clay Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
700 S. Dixie Highway
Ste. 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.yourcommunityfoundation.org

Jack W. Scherer Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Johnson County Community Foundation
P.O. Box 217
Franklin, IN 46131
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to enroll full-time in an accredited college or university. Students must submit a FAFSA form to demonstrate financial need. Special considerations include GPA, standardized test scores and school/volunteer activities.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 24
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.jccf.org/apply-for-a-scholarship/

Judy D. Smith Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Hancock County Community Foundation
312 E. Main Street
Greenfield, IN 46140
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Mt. Vernon High School and reside in Hancock County, Indiana. Students must rank academically in the top one-third of their class. Applicants must pursue a degree in elementary education. Students must provide a description of their involvement in the community.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://givehcgrowhc.org/how-to-apply

Linda Walls Scholarship
Sponsor: Henry County Community Foundation
700 South Memorial Drive
P.O. Box 6006
New Castle, IN 47362
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from New Castle High School. Students must be pursuing a degree in early childhood or elementary education. Special consideration will be given to those with financial need, intellectual motivation, ability, educational objectives and acceptance into a four-year program at an accredited college or university.

Amount: $500-$999
Deadline: March 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.henrycountycf.org

Rodonna Harden Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Phelps County Community Foundation
424 Garfield Street
Holdrege, NE 68949
Eligibility: Applicants must be a resident of Phelps County, have completed one college year, be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college, university, technical or vocational school that qualifies as a tax-exempt institution and earned a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.phelpsfoundation.org/

Ryan Wanta Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
1501 Clark Street, P.O. Box 968
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Portage County who are interested or currently enrolled in a child care or early childhood education program. Non-traditional students are encouraged to apply. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application and financial need.

Amount: $750
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfcwi.org

Scholarships in Mathematics Education
Sponsor: Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics
ICTM Scholarship
c/o Sue and Randy Pippen
24807 Winterberry Lane
Plainfield, IL 60585
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at an accredited Illinois postsecondary institution in an undergraduate mathematics education curriculum that provides preparation for becoming a teacher. They must be rising juniors or seniors who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Applicants must be pursuing a first bachelor's degree. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, lesson planning form, personal essay, two recommendation letters and a transcript are required.
Website: http://www.ictm.org/

Shelby Rae Smith Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Hendricks County Community Foundation
5055 East Main Street
Suite A
Avon, IN 46123
Eligibility: Applicants must provide information about their education, activities and employment. Students must submit a personal statement, two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript and financial information. Part of the application is submitted online, and part of the application is submitted via mail. Students should be pursuing a degree in elementary or special education.

Amount: $500
Deadline: September 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hendrickscountycf.org/scholarships/

Sister Mary Petronia Van Straten and Ethel A. Neijahr Scholarships
Sponsor: Wisconsin Mathematics Council Inc.
W175 N11117 Stonewood Drive
Suite 204
Germantown, WI 53022
Eligibility: Applicants must be Wisconsin legal residents, be enrolled in a teacher education program and have completed or be in the process of completing a course in mathematics teaching methods. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, two letters of recommendation, a plan of study and a personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.wismath.org

Stella & William Moran Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Truman Heartland Community Foundation
c/o Blue Ridge Bank Financial Center
4200 Little Blue Parkway
Suite 340
Independence, MO 64057
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in primary or secondary education at Central Methodist University or Baker University. Students must have at least 60 credit hours at time of application.

Amount: $500-$1,000
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.thcf.org

Thomas William Bennett Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
700 S. Dixie Highway
Ste. 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.yourcommunityfoundation.org

Uebelhor Family Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Huntingburg Foundation, Inc.
Old Town Hall
309 North Geiger Street
P.O. Box 255
Huntingburg, IN 47542
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Southridge High School who will pursue a degree in elementary education. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://dccommunityfoundation.org

Vena Case Robinson Memorial Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Henderson County
P.O. Box 1108
Hendersonville, NC 28793
Eligibility: Preference is given to students who attended Dana Elementary School. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit an application detailing their employment history, volunteer experience, extracurricular involvement, academic performance and financial information.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfhcforever.org/home

Winifred R. Reynolds Educational Scholarship
Sponsor: Denver Foundation
55 Madison
8th Floor
Denver, CO 80206
Eligibility: Applicants must have financial need, be residents of Colorado and have a 3.5 GPA. for the graduate work they have completed. Students must be pursuing a graduate degree in early childhood education, child development or an equivalent field.

Amount: $1,500-$7,000
Deadline: April 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.denverfoundation.org/grants/page/scholarships

York Family Scholarship
Sponsor: Perry County Community Foundation
817 12th Street
P.O. Box 13
Tell City, IN 47586
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Perry Central High School. Students must be pursuing a degree in elementary education. Applicants must submit a 500-word essay stating their aspirations and educational goals, complete FAFSA or FAFSA4caster and submit an official grade transcript.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.communityfoundationalliance.org/perry/