Members - Scholarships, Awards & Grants - Marvin Dodson-Carl Perkins Scholarship


The 2017 Marvin Dodson-Carl Perkins Scholarships are sponsored by the Kentucky Education Association

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS December 16, 2016

Who May Apply: Members of the KEA Student Program who are juniors, seniors, MAT candidates or post baccalaureate students seeking a first-time teaching endorsement in a Kentucky college or university during the 2016-2017 school year.

How Much: KEA will award scholarships totaling $6,000. No single award will be greater than $1,000 or less than $500. The winners will be selected by the KEA Visibility Committee.

Requirements: Applicants must:

Selection criteria: Applicants will be judged on:

Applications: Submit these documents, along with a cover letter:

Deadline: Applications must be received in the KEA headquarters office before the close of business on December 16, 2016. Applications may be mailed, hand delivered or faxed to:

Dodson-Perkins Scholarship
C/0 Charles Main
Kentucky Education Association
401 Capital Avenue
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

Selection: Recipients will be selected by KEA's Visibility Committee. Finalists will be interviewed, if the committee deems it necessary, in January or February 2017. Winners will be notified of their award by email. Scholarship checks will be presented at the KEA Delegate Assembly, April 5-7, 2017 in Louisville.

For Information: Call Charles Main at (502) 696-8940 or fax to (502) 696-8941