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Erving Teachers’ Association
Joint Scholarship Application
Joint Erving Teachers’ Association Scholarship Fund & Erving PTO Scholarship Fund
c/o Erving Elementary School Scholarship Committees
28 Northfield Road
Erving, MA 01344
The Erving Teachers’ Association and the Erving PTO are pleased to announce two scholarships in support of the further education of a 2015 or 2016 high school graduate. Any student who attended Erving Elementary School is eligible to apply. We urge you to submit the enclosed application to be considered for the $300 ETA scholarship and the $200 PTO scholarship.
Below are the required components of the application process.
Application Form: Please fill out the enclosed Joint Scholarship Application Form.
Official High School or College Transcript: This will include all coursework, grades, and grade point averages as of April 2016.
Essay: Please submit a short essay that demonstrates your motivations and intentions for furthering your education. Include such information as:
Essays should be typed in 12-point font and double-spaced.
Reference: Please submit one letter of recommendation from a teacher or professor.
Criteria: Each of the two scholarship selection committees will carefully review all applications and will choose one recipient. Consideration will be given to:
The scholarship will be awarded after the documented successful completion of your first semester for use in your second term.
Please submit your completed application to the address above by April 22, 2016.
The Erving Elementary staff and the Erving PTO members are looking forward to hearing from you. We all send our best wishes as you move into this next wonderful stage of your life.
ERVING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
PARENT TEACHER ORGANIZATION
The Erving PTO has voted to sponsor one $200.00 Scholarship this year to a graduating Franklin County Technical School senior. We have enclosed the requirements and application for your review. If you wish to apply for this scholarship, please forward your application to the PTO Scholarship chairperson, c/o Erving Elementary School, 28 Northfield Road, Erving, MA 01344. Applications must be submitted no later than Friday, April 22nd 2016.
Further conditions of the Scholarship Application and Award are as follows:
Please provide us with a typed, double spaced, 12 pt font resume (include school and extra curricular activities) and a cover letter which addresses the following 1) why you chose FCTS for your education, 2) what field you are studying and why you chose that field, 3) why we should choose you as our scholarship recipient, and 4) what tools/materials you will purchase with the scholarship monies if you are chosen as the recipient.
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