BGSU Firelands Phi Delta Kappa chapter offers $1,000 scholarship

Huron, Ohio –  The BGSU Firelands Chapter of Phi Delta Kappa is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a graduate of any high school in Erie, Huron or Ottawa counties who is a sophomore or beyond in the field of education and is currently enrolled in an accredited college or university.  The scholarship is awarded on the basis of character, academic ability, and school and community involvement.  Scholarship applicants must intend to teach after graduation.

Scholarship applications may be picked up from the Bowling Green State University Firelands College Financial Aid Office (103 Foundation Hall) or requested by calling Ben or Katharine Schneider, scholarship co-chairpersons, at 419.625.4104.

Completed applications for this scholarship must be returned to the committee and must be postmarked by Monday, Feb. 13, 2012.

Phi Delta Kappa is an international organization of educators whose main concern is the advancement and improvement of education at all levels.  The local chapter’s 2008 scholarship recipient will be announced and introduced at the chapter’s spring banquet in May.