The Anthony S. Fountain and Alissa Fountain-Burse Scholarship Fund was established in January 2007 within the POISE Foundation. The purpose of this fund is to provide a scholarship to students who are aspiring to teach in grades 1-12.
To be eligible for the scholarship applicants must:
- Be an undergraduate or graduate student with a minimum of 60 college credits, majoring in education, and aspiring to teach in grades 1-12.
- Have a minimum of a 2.7 GPA.
- Students can apply from any school in the United States, but preference will be given to students who attend one of the schools listed below:
- Winston-Salem State University
- South Carolina State University
- Hampton University
- University of North Carolina Charlotte
- University of South Carolina
- University of Pittsburgh
1 - $2,000 scholarship will be awarded in 2016
2 - $1,500 scholarships will be awarded in 2016
Applications will open on Monday, February 15, 2016 and close on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 3:00 PM/EST.
How to Apply
To apply, click on the link below and select the Anthony S. Fountain and Alissa Fountain-Burse Scholarship Fund Application.