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Special Education Teacher Scholarship


  1. Applicant must be a resident of the state of Illinois.
  1. Applicant must provide evidence of acceptance into a special education teacher training program.

Application Information

  1. Applicant must complete all forms.
  1. Scholarship recipients are selected by the LDA of IL Scholarship Committee.
  1. The amount of the scholarship is $300.00 and 1 year membership to LDA of IL
  1. The application DEADLINE is Friday,4/6/18  All application materials and references received after that date will not be considered.  Please allow five (5) days for mailing. For additional information, contact the LDA/IL office at 708-430-7532.  Winners will be notified in May 2018.
  1. Two current references dated January 2018, or later, are required, including at least one from a college/university faculty member.  The references should be addressed to the LDA of IL Scholarship Committee.  Please do not include a relative as a reference.  The Personal Reference form may be duplicated to suit your needs, or a separate letter of reference may be included.
  1. Applicant must include an official sealed transcript(s).
  1. ALL requested information must be included with application.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  1. When all scholarship requirements are completed, please send to:
          Learning Disabilities Association of Illinois Attention: Scholarship Committee
10101 S. Roberts Road, Suite 205

          Palos Hills, Illinois 60465-1556



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