Scholarship opportunities are listed below. Please include the TCRWP Summer Institute Scholarship Cover Sheet with your application. Participants taking the institutes for graduate credit are not eligible. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis up until Friday, July 17, 2020.
TCRWP Summer Institute Diversity Scholarship
The TCRWP is excited to announce and offer a new scholarship for its upcoming June and August Reading and Writing Institutes to diverse educators who are committed to the work of antiracism and equity. The scholarship covers the $850 cost of registration for the institute and is available to teachers from an historically disenfranchised or group that has been marginalized in terms of educational opportunity or economic opportunity.
To apply for this scholarship, please submit the cover sheet and an up-to-1,000-word essay describing the work you’ve done to advance the cause of equity in your classroom and school, as well as how you intend to use the knowledge learned at the institute to continue to affect change in your classroom, school, or district. You may also include a video submission of under two minutes. The essay may be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Summer Institute Diversity Scholarship.”
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis up until Friday, July 17, 2020. Our scholarship committee will select 10-educators to attend either the June, July, or August Writing Institute and 10-educators to attend either the June, July, or August Reading Institute.