Awarded to a full time student in Elementary Education, or a high school senior planning on teaching in elementary education. The scholarship amount is determined annually, averaging $2,000. Applications (available at the Regional Office of Education), with supporting materials, much be received there by the deadline, Attention: Blanche J. Martin Scholarship. Direct questions to Tom McCullough, the Office Manager.
Applicant must be a student in a state approved teacher certification program or a high school senior planning on teaching in elementary education. Students may be attending any college or university in the U.S.. Applicants must live in Winnebago County, and must have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.