California Evergreen Valley Retired Teachers Association Division 70 Scholarship

For outstanding, graduate or upper division education majors who have applied for or are enrolled in a credential teaching program. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA, must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office and must be enrolled in a minimum of 10 units in the upcoming Fall semester. Selected applicants will be required to attend an awards dinner at the end of the Spring semester.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Why should you be considered for this scholarship? (Include background, last high school attended, curriculum emphasis at SJSU and teaching plans for the future).
  2. Though not strictly mandatory, applications accompanied by letters of recommendation from previous teachers, counselors, etc. are highly desired and will be given special consideration. Letters of recommendation obtained for entry to Credential program are acceptable as well as letters of recommendation written in the past 3-4 years.
  3. Upload a Letter of Recommendation: PDF or Word document
  4. Please provide a confidential Letter of Recommendation by emailing your reference. Enter the name and email of your reference AFTER asking that person if they would like to be a reference for you. The system will email your reference and provide the opportunity for them to submit a letter of recommendation electronically. You will not be able to view this document. You can verify the status of your requested references by clicking "References" on your home page.