CTA Scholarships

The CTA Scholarship for Dependent Children offers a maximum of 35 scholarships up to $5,000 each. The highest scoring applicant is awarded the Memorial Scholarship in Honor of Ralph J. Flynn.

The CTA Scholarship in Honor of Del A. Weber offers one scholarship of $5,000 to a dependent child of an active member of CTA, CTA/NEA-Retired or deceased CTA member who is attending or attended a continuation high school or an alternative education program.

The CTA Scholarship for Members offers a maximum of five scholarships of up to $3,000 each. The highest scoring applicant is awarded the American Indian/Alaska Native Memorial Scholarship in Honor of Alice Piper.

The Student CTA (SCTA) Scholarship in Honor of L. Gordon Bittle offers a maximum of three scholarships of up to $5,000 each. The highest scoring applicant is awarded the Pacific Asian American Scholarship in Honor of Philip Vera Cruz.

Deadline: Friday, February 3, 2017 | Award Amount: up to $5,000

Two current letters of recommendation and official transcripts must be sent separately to:

CTA, Attn: Janeya Dawson
P.O. Box 921, Burlingame, CA 94011-0921

 

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Scholarship

The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Scholarship Program encourages ethnic minority students to become educators, school nurses, school counselors or school therapists and to promote professional growth for ethnic minority teachers and ESP members.

Deadline: Friday, February 17, 2017 | Award Amount: up to $4,000

Two current letters of recommendation and official transcripts must be sent separately to:

CTA, Attn: Janeya Dawson
P.O. Box 921, Burlingame, CA 94011-0921