Richard A. Brown Memorial Scholarship for Students: These $1,000 scholarships are awarded to deserving students who are pursuing a career in education. The scholarships were named for the late Richard A. Brown.
Three scholarships are available per year. Past recipients include: 2011-12 - Brooke Ansley
2010-11 - Andrew Huckle
2009-10 - Ivette Ceron Robledo
To apply, one must:
Be a full time student at an accredited college or university (12 hours or more)
Have successfully completed at least 24 hours of college
Be pursuing a career in education
Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 on a scale of 4.0
A statement of personal and family information including financial need, if any.
Three letters of recommendation (not to exceed one page)
Two should be from past or present instructors, department heads, or administrators
Individual of choice
A copy of your college transcript to date
A one page personal profile including
Philosophy of the importance of technology in education
Goals in the field of education
To Submit the Application Click on the “Apply Now” link. It will direct you to the specific application form. Complete the form and save to your computer. Submit the form, as well as required documents, via a Dropbox account. If you do not have a Dropbox account, below is the link to create an account. Once you have an account, create a folder labeled with your name what scholarship or grant you are applying for. Add the nomination form as well as the required documents to this folder. Share the folder with
when you’re ready.
Make sure the documents you share are not the only copies you have. Once nominations close, you will no longer be able to access the folder.
Please note: the links below list instructions for the Windows XP operating system. If you have another operating system you can select between WindowsXP, Vista/Win7, Mac, and Linux from the links on the upper right side of the page.