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Early Childhood Education Need-Based Scholarship

Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation
Published on March 30, 2020

This scholarship was created to help fill the need for safe, healthy, nurturing daycare and preschool staff for the Kings Beach/Northshore area. There are many high school students who may lack the means to stop working and/or leave the area to attend classes. Intended for students attending community college with or without plans to then transfer to a four-year school. Open to a wide variety of career paths such as in-home licensed daycare, elementary education certification, special education, preschool teacher, etc. This scholarship is available for online, distance learning, and state certification programs to obtain a Day Care License or pursue Early Childhood Education classes leading to Elementary Teaching Credentials.

Requirements: Minimum 2.5 GPA. Desire to pursue a career in early childhood education.

Amount: $1,500