Two Memorial Scholarships to honor Rita Shogren will be awarded on October 4th at the KRA Annual Conference in Manhattan, KS. These scholarships will be in the amount of $900 and awarded to educators who are enrolling or are enrolled in a graduate studies program at a state university in the field of reading or library media.
Eligible recipients must hold a current valid teaching license and be members of KRA. They must demonstrate superb instructional performance and be committed to a career in reading education or library media.
Please send a letter of application by September 15 to:
PO Box 577
Bucklin, KS 67834
In your letter of application, please state your credentials and college information with verification of enrollment in a brief personal essay. Two reference letters are also necessary for the scholarship.