LACONIA — New Hampshire Retired Educators Association offers three $1,500 scholarship awards to graduates of New Hampshire secondary schools. The students must be in their junior year of an accredited college or university, pursuing a course of study that leads to teacher certification.
The Irene Hart Memorial Award is given to a student who is completing his or her course of study at a New Hampshire college or university. The NHREA Memorial Award is given to a student completing his/her course of study at a non-New Hampshire college or university. The Mary W. Ruell Memorial award is given to a student who is completing a course in Journalism or English at a college in New Hampshire or at an out of state college.
Completed applications are due on May, 1. The forms must be obtained from a retired educator in the area. Possible educators to contact include: Phyllis Simmons at 382-8405, Margaret Pyszka at 472-5716, Nancy Doe at 978-373-0960, or Patricia Bolduc at 524-2662.