Mar 02, 2020 2020-03-02
The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) will present an award in support of an early career teacher of color as he or she builds an accomplished teaching career in literacy education. Practicing preK to university-level literacy educators of color who are in the first five years of a paid teaching career and who aspire to build a career in literacy education are eligible to apply. The award includes two years of support from a mentor in year one who can help the scholarship recipient plan his or her institute experience and use NCTE resources to enhance professional growth. It also includes round-trip airfare, hotel, and meals for the summer EC-EOC Institute in year one and round-trip airfare, complimentary registration, three nights' lodging expenses, and a $50 per diem for three days at the NCTE Annual Convention in year two. The award recipient must be a member of NCTE at the time the award is accepted. The annual membership cost is $50.00.
Deadline: April 15, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. (CT), for applications