The Raymond J. & Louella F. Patterson Scholarship for Teachers is open to current Holmes County teachers who have at least two years of classroom teaching experience. This scholarship can be used for study or training in the following areas: Study toward an advanced degree at an accredited college or graduate school;
Special courses in specific subjects or technical training in specific areas; or participation in specific teacher training opportunities which enhance their ability to work with students. Scholarship will be awarded for tuition, fees, and books for any graduate level program that leads to a degree and program fees and expenses for other programs.
The maximum award for any one year will be $1,500.00.
A commitment for two complete years of classroom teaching in the Holmes County school system is required following the training.
Applications are accepted only once per academic year.