Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District is pleased to inform students that they are accepting applications now for their annual Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship. The sole purpose behind this scholarship is to give a living tribute to their long-term migrant teacher, Frank Kazmierczak, by offering a yearly honor in the measure of $1,000 to provide post-secondary grant help to a migrant farmworker understudy who wishes to seek after a profession in teaching. The following grant not only reminds everyone of the legacy Frank left with us but also benefited students in bringing in cash for their tuition costs.
The Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship will be granted yearly at the National Migrant Education Conference. The monetary honor will be given to the winner upon proof of verification of acknowledgment or enlistment at an authorized public or private college. Candidates will be screened by a scholarship panel based on the accompanying, the candidate must have a recent history of migration for agriculture employment, has taught as a lifelong objective, academic accomplishment, Financial need.
As instructive pioneers, the PSJA group is focused on interfacing all understudies with innovative instruction, extraordinary facilities, innovation, abilities, and social help while focusing on wellbeing and security for all. As one PSJA family, they expand on their tradition of scholarly excellence, famous school and profession availability, biliteracy and extracurricular projects, and their multicultural legacy to guarantee each understudy has the experiences and funds essential to accomplish the most significant levels of success.
Below is brief description of the following scholarship:
|Organization||Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District|
|Number of Awards||1|
|Contest Deadline||February 1|
|Application Fees||Not required|
Who is Eligible?
The eligibility criteria for the following scholarship is as follows:
- The candidate must have a recent history of migration for agricultural employment
- Teaching as a career goal
- Scholastic achievement
- Financial need
How to Apply?
The qualified applicants are expected to complete the entry form and submit a personal essay of 300-500 words telling about / her reason for wanting to become a teacher. In addition to the essay, the below-mentioned documents must also be attached with your complete application.
Submit your application with all supporting documents to Kazmierczak Scholarship Committee Geneseo Migrant Center 3 Mt. Morris – Leicester Road Leicester, NY 14481 (800) 245-5681
Following are the documents that need to be attached with your application form:
- Two letters of recommendation
- Official school transcript
- Migrant Education Certificate of Eligibility
The Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship is an annual award in the amount of $1,000 for post-secondary scholarship assistance to a migrant farmworker student who wishes to pursue a career in teaching. The Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship will be awarded annually at the National Migrant Education Conference. The financial award will be provided to the winner upon submission of proof of acceptance or enrollment at an accredited public or private college.
The applications must be submitted to the organization on or before the said deadline, i.e, February 1. Any delay in submissions will eventually result in disqualification from the scholarship contest. So please hurry up and book your seat as early as you can.