Berne Davis Future Teacher Scholarship Nomination

Berne Davis Future Teacher Scholarship Nomination

Schools of Education are invited to nominate one of its students to receive a $5,000 scholarship for tuition. Criteria are that the nominee has completed at least one or more semesters of study leading to teacher certification, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, the potential to be an outstanding teacher, and possess the following personal traits: a spirit of adventure, a sense of purpose, a commitment to unending self-improvement, and a commitment to help others.

Please email as attachments (to scholarships@uncommonfriends.org) the following items after you submit the form (include your name, the scholarship being applied for, and the nominee’s name in the subject line):

  1. Letter on official college letterhead explaining how the nominee meets the criteria
  2. Nominee’s essay explaining need and future goals
  3. Digital photograph of nominee
  4. Letter from additional individual or sponsoring organization