Robert J. Handy, WSSRA Foundation, Neil D. Prescott Scholarships


TO: Washington State high school principals/counselors/senior students FROM: Linda Averill, President Washington State School Retirees' Association RE: Eight WSSR-Foundation Scholarships - a one-time scholarship of $2500 each Sixteen Robert J. Handy Scholarships - $900 each for up to four years One Neil D. Prescott Scholarship - a one-time scholarship of $2500 The Washington State School Retirees' Association (WSSRA) invites senior students of your school who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher to apply for the above scholarships. These awards are given to students who wish to have a career in the "field of education". Their degree could be in one of these majors: teacher, counselor, speech therapist, occupational therapist, or psychologist. WSSRA conducts the search and review process and selects the recipients. Applicants will be notified in May, if they have been chosen. Please encourage your outstanding students who are committed to a career in the field of education to apply. The forms must be filled-out online, printed and mailed to the WSSRA District Representative for the student's area. The District Representative's name and address will be displayed once the student has entered the zip code where requested for his/her school. Do NOT mail application to Washington State School Retirees Association in Lacey, this will delay the delivery time to the correct person. For an application to be considered it must be in approved form, with directions followed precisely and mailed and postmarked by due date.
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2019 - 2020
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