MSP Laura E. Settle Scholarship

It is the mission of the California Retired Teachers Association to financially assist students who will become future teachers in California. Applicants must have a record of exemplary character and citizenship. The selected student will be contacted by the Scholarship Chairman of the local CalRTA Division, which will make arrangements with the recipient for the presentation of the Laura E. Settle Foundation Scholarship Award Certificate. The award amounts range from $750 – $3,000.

  • Applicants must have a completed FAFSA on file for the upcoming academic year.
  • Two scholarship specific letters of recommendation must be submitted: one from a CSUN professor, and a second from a teacher with
    whom you have worked with in the classroom.
  • Must complete a brief autobiography and summary.
  • Undergraduate GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.0
  • Graduate GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.0
  • Applicants are NOT required to enroll full-time. However, applicants can enroll in up to 12 units or more during each award term – Fall & Spring terms of the upcoming academic year.
  • Qualifying applicants must be either current undergraduate students in senior standing planning to go into a credential program for the upcoming academic year or currently in a credential program that will run through the upcoming academic year.

Award
Varies
Deadline
06/30/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. I have completed and submitted a FAFSA for the upcoming academic year.
  2. I am resident of the State of California.
  3. I have worked with an instructor or a teacher in a classroom setting.
  4. I am currently an undergraduate student in senior standing planning to go into a credential program for the upcoming academic year or I am currently in a credential program that will run through the upcoming academic year.
  5. I am pursuing a degree within the Michael D. Eisner College of Education or I am pursuing a degree within the Liberal Studies Program.
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