Student Scholarships

Gwinnett County Retired Educators Association Student Scholarship

The purpose of this one-time scholarship award of $1,500 is to honor high school seniors from the Gwinnett County Public School System and/or City of Buford who are planning to enter teaching as a career.  Academic ability and financial need will be reviewed, but the overriding criteria will be the applicant’s sincere intention of becoming a teacher.

Requirements:

  • Two letters of recommendation must accompany the application. One must be from  a school official (administrators, teachers, or counselors) and the other from a person not associated with  your school (i.e., church, community, club, etc.)   Please do not  include letters from family or adolescent friends.
  • A copy of the applicant’s transcript, showing SAT/ACT Scores and high school cumulative Grade Average, must accompany application.
  • The application must be typed  or printed in blue or black ink.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Click here for more information and scholarship application.

The purpose of this one-time scholarship award of $1,500 is to honor high school seniors from the Gwinnett County Public School System and/or City of Buford who are planning to enter teaching as a career.  Academic ability and financial need will be reviewed, but the overriding criteria will be the applicant’s sincere intention of becoming a teacher.

Requirements:

  • Two letters of recommendation must accompany the application. One must be from  a school official (administrators, teachers, or counselors) and the other from a person not associated with  your school (i.e., church, community, club, etc.)   Please do not  include letters from family or adolescent friends.

  • A copy of the applicant's transcript, showing SAT/ACT Scores and high school cumulative Grade Average, must accompany application.

  • The application must be typed  or printed in blue or black ink.

  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.


Click here for more information and scholarship application.