The Anthony S. Fountain and Alissa Fountain-Burse Scholarship Fund was established in January 2007 within the POISE Foundation. The purpose of this fund is to provide a scholarship to students who are aspiring to teach in grades 1-12.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the scholarship applicants must:

  1. Be an undergraduate or graduate student with a minimum of 60 college credits, majoring in education, and aspiring to teach in grades 1-12.

  2. Have a minimum of a 2.7 GPA.

  3. Students can apply from any school in the United States, but preference will be given to students who attend one of the schools listed below:

  • Winston-Salem State University

  • South Carolina State University

  • Hampton University

  • University of North Carolina Charlotte

  • University of South Carolina

  • University of Pittsburgh

  • North Carolina A&T University

Scholarship Amount

3 - $3,000 scholarships will be awarded in 2018
 

Timeline (Application Deadline Extended)

The application is currently closed. Please check back periodically for updated information.

How to Apply

To apply, click on the link below and select the Anthony S. Fountain and Alissa Fountain-Burse Scholarship Fund Application.