SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

CONTINUING EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS

The PENC Executive board invites members in good standing who pursue graduate studies in education or leadership. We will support your professional endeavors by making the checkout directly to your college or university. Two scholarships of $500 scholarships will be awarded to selected applicants. Members may apply as many times as they wish, but past recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to reapply. 

Deadline to apply is February 04, 2022

  • Download the application HERE

  • Complete the application in its entirety.  

  • Gather/verify additional documentation needed. 

  • Submit completed application with all required documentation (electronically via email) to Bill Medlin (bill@pencweb.org) and copy (annette@pencweb.org) by the established deadline.

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIPS

The PENC Executive board invites members in good standing who plan to pursue professional development (PD) opportunities to apply for a Professional Development Grant. Two scholarships of $250 will be awarded to selected applicants. Members may apply as many times as they wish, but past recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to reapply. 

Deadline to apply is February 25, 2022

  • Download the application HERE.

  • Complete the application in its entirety.  

  • Gather/verify additional documentation needed. 

  • Submit completed application with all required documentation (electronically via email) to Bill Medlin (bill@pencweb.org) and copy (annette@pencweb.org) by the established deadline.

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CHILDREN OF PENC MEMBERS

The PENC Executive board invites members in good standing to apply for college tuition scholarships. Two scholarships of $500 each will be awarded to applicants with children who graduate from a high school or a GED program, and are enrolled as a full-time college students by the fall semester of the calendar year in which they earn the scholarship.


Checks made out to the college or university will be presented to the recipients at a ceremony at the PENC Annual Board meeting. Members and recipients must be present at this meeting to receive the award. Members may apply as many times as they wish, but past recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to reapply.


Deadline to apply is February 4, 2022

  • Download the application HERE

  • Complete the application in its entirety. 

  • Gather/verify additional documentation needed. 

  • Submit completed application with all required documentation (electronically via email) to Bill Medlin (bill@pencweb.org) and copy (annette@pencweb.org) by the established deadline.

NATIONAL BOARD SCHOLARSHIPS

The PENC Executive board invites members in good standing who are currently working in pursuit of their initial or renewal National Board Certification to apply. Scholarships will be awarded upon receipt of proof of completion of any two components for Initial certification or complete submission of the Maintenance of Certification (MOC- renewal) portfolio. Members may apply as many times as they wish, but past recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to reapply.


Deadline to apply is July 01, 2022

  • Download the application HERE.

  • Complete the application in its entirety.  

  • Gather/verify additional documentation needed. 

  • Submit completed application with all required documentation (electronically via email) to Bill Medlin (bill@pencweb.org) and copy (annette@pencweb.org) by the established deadline.

 

GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

NCCAT SUBS ON US GRANT

The PENC Executive board invites members attending a program offered via the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT) to apply for a grant to cover the cost of a substitute teacher for up to five school days. There is no specific deadline, applications are considered first come, first served.


  • Download the application HERE

  • Complete the application in its entirety. 

  • Gather/verify additional documentation needed.

  • Submit completed application with all required documentation (electronically via email) to Bill Medlin (bill@pencweb.org) and copy (annette@pencweb.org) by the established deadline.

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NEW TEACHER GRANTS

The PENC Executive board invites members in good standing in their first three years of practice who demonstrate a need for instructional supplies. Eight $250 grants (16 total) will be awarded (twice yearly – two rounds of applicants) to educators who propose innovative ways to utilize instructional materials that actively engage students. Teachers from all areas of practice are encouraged to apply.


Deadline to apply for Round 1 December 31, 2021

Deadline to apply for Round 2

June 30, 2022


  • Download the application HERE

  • Complete the application in its entirety. 

  • Gather/verify additional documentation needed.

  • Submit completed application with all required documentation (electronically via email) to Bill Medlin (bill@pencweb.org) and copy (annette@pencweb.org) by the established deadline.

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