Members - Scholarships, Awards & Grants - Marvin Dodson-Carl Perkins Scholarship


The 2017 Marvin Dodson-Carl Perkins Scholarships are sponsored by the Kentucky Education Association

Deadline for applications is January 26, 2018

Who May Apply: Members of the KEA Student Program who are juniors, seniors, MAT Candidates or post baccalaureate students seeking a first-time teaching endorsement in a Kentucky college or university during the 2017-2018 school year.

How Much: KEA will award scholarships totaling $6,000. No single award will be greater than $1,000 or less than $500. The winners will be selected by the KEA MOVE Committee.

Requirements: Applicants must:

Selection criteria: Applicants will be judged on:

Applications: Submit these documents, along with a cover letter:

Deadline: Applications must be received in the KEA headquarters office before the close of business on January 26, 2018. Applications may be mailed, hand delivered or faxed to:

Dodson-Perkins Scholarship
C/0 Stephanie Winkler
Kentucky Education Association
401 Capital Avenue
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

Selection: Recipients will be selected by KEA's MOVE Committee. Finalists will be interviewed if the committee deems it necessary, in February 2018. Winners will be notified of their award by email. Scholarship checks will be presented at the KEA Delegate Assembly, April 2018 in Louisville.

For Information: Call Stephanie Winkler at 502-696-8900 or FAX 502-696-8901