Teaching is more than just a job. It is considered one of the most satisfying and beneficial profession. A good teacher can bring a difference in the lives of many students and help them become good citizens of the country. Teaching is not only just a profession but also an opportunity to transform the lives of others, contribute to nurturing the next generation of leaders and making a positive impact on the world. Many students prefer to get into this field since pursuing a career as a teacher helps them to get better, learn more and pass the knowledge and skills to the new generation. To support the students who want to be a teacher in future, Josh Rohrscheib has designed wonderful programs called “Mary Rohrscheib Teaching Scholarships”. To be a potential candidate of this program, you must be graduating from or a graduate of a high school and majoring in or planning to major in education.
Josh Rohrscheib has presented these schemes in the loving memory of his grandmother, who was a devoted third and fourth-grade teacher. The motive of these financial aid programs is to celebrate great teachers in Central Illinois and to encourage and support the next generation of teachers. For these programs, Josh Rohrscheib selects up to two candidates each year. These scholarships will provide the fund to all deserving students to earn higher studies in education at their chosen college or university. These offers will assist worthy students in achieving their dream of becoming a teacher and giving their aspiration new wings by reducing the cost of their college. If you desire to be a teacher in future and are working toward fulfilling your dream, then you can get some financial help through these scholarships.
Josh Rohrscheib is working as the partner at Bolen Robinson & Ellis LLP. He is a personal injury lawyer and practising in the firm’s Bloomington and Decatur offices. He has been dedicated to helping and representing people who have been injured due to others’ negligence in their fight for justice. He has received many awards and honours so far, and before joining BRE Law, he served as an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of a global law firm.
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|Educational Level||College and University students|
|Number of Awards||2|
|Application Deadline||April 30, 2021|
|Requirements||Resume, transcript and essay|
Who May Be Eligible
To book your spot in this program, you need to be fit in the following requirements:
- Applicants must be graduating from or a graduate of a high school in Macon, Dewitt, Logan, or McLean County.’
- Candidates should be majoring in or planning to major in education;
- Aspirants must have a minimum GPA of 3.4/4.0 GPA (4.25/5.0 GPA), and;
- Recipients of the program must be enrolled in or accepted into an academic program at a two-year or four-year college or university.
How to Apply
To start your application process, all you need to do is complete an online application form with all correct and complete information. Please make sure that all the providing information is accurate and complete. Once you are done with your form, you can send it with the required documents given below to Josh Rohrscheib in a timely manner.
Please upload these documents to your application form:
- A resume,
- A recent transcript to confirm GPA,
- A 750-1,000 word essay describing the impact of a special teacher and the lessons the student will carry forward throughout their career in education. By submitting an essay, applicants agree to allow the use of their essay in celebrating the Mary Rohrscheib Teaching Scholarship or in recognizing the contributions of special teacher featured in the essay.
There are two awards each of $1,000 available for deserving candidates who meet the requirements and send all the required documents, including the application form, to Josh Rohrscheib by the application deadline. This award can be applied to the cost of education of worthy candidates. It can help them meet their study-related expenses, not limited to books and supplies, tuition, transportation and accommodation etc.
The application deadline is April 30, 2021. If you want to be a part of this opportunity, then you have to submit your application with the required documents by this date.