If you are a NY state resident and are committed to becoming a Math or Science teacher then apply for the Annette Urso Rickel Foundation Scholarship. They are going to be awarding students an annual scholarship of up to $4,000 to help them achieve that goal. This is an essay contest which means you’ll need to prepare a 250 word essay on why you want to become a math or science teacher.
More award details, including the application, can be found on their website, http://theannetteursorickelfoundation.org/scholarships.php. The deadline is May 1. With a prize this big, don’t wait until the last minute. Get your application in now!
*Please note that this scholarship is not affiliated with Stony Brook University or the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Services. Any questions or correspondence regarding this scholarship should be sent to them via firstname.lastname@example.org.