Charlotte-Mecklenburg Retired School Personnel
2018 Teacher Assistant Scholarship Application

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Retired School Personnel
Teacher Assistant Scholarship Application

"November 22, 2017: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Retired School Personnel is pleased to announce that we are awarding a $1,000.00 scholarship to a teacher assistant who is pursuing teacher licensure and is currently enrolled in an approved teacher education program."


The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Retired School Personnel's Teacher Assistant Scholarship is for Teacher Assistants working in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System who wish to obtain a Teacher's License. The scholarship will be awarded at our luncheon meeting on May 14, 2018.

What are the requirements?

  • Employed with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

  • Enrolled in an approved teacher education program

  • Plans to teach in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

How should I apply?

Send the following items:

  1. Completed application form (Click here to download the PDF)

  2. An essay describing career goals and explaining why you want to be a teacher - (no more than two pages)

  3. Letter of recommendation from cooperating teacher or principal 

  4. Letter of recommendation from college advisor to:

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Retired School Personnel
Attn.:  Carolyn Nichols, Scholarship Chair
P. O. Box 34401
Charlotte, NC  28234

Must be postmarked no later than April 15, 2018.

Contact person:
Dee Williams, President