Completed applications must be submitted by the posted deadline date. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Your tax-deductible gift will help to bring one of the most successful international reading and writing interventions to struggling readers across North America. It's also a great way to celebrate special people or occasions.
Grants and scholarships provide financial assistance for training, professional development, and other literacy efforts.
Teacher Leader Training Scholarships
These scholarships are administered and judged by the Reading Recovery Council of North America using the following criteria:
*For the Pioneer Valley scholarship, preference will be given to Florida district applications.
Geri Stone Memorial Fund Grants and Scholarships
The Geri Stone Memorial Fund was established by The Reading Recovery Council of Michigan, family members, and friends to remember the leadership of Geri Stone. Geri was an active leader and a major advocate for Reading Recovery and this fund provides financial awards to help continue her work and RRCNA’s mission "we open doors to a literate future for children who initially struggle in learning to read and write." Application will be posted here by July 15, with a submission deadline of September 15.
National Conference Professional Development Grants
Grants help underwrite expenses for the National Reading Recovery & K-6 Classroom Literacy Conference registration fees, travel, hotel and per diem expenses associated with attending the conference. Eighteen grants of $1,000 each were awarded for the 2014 conference. Application will be posted here by August 15, with a submission deadline of October 15.
We ensure that children who struggle in learning to read and write gain the skills for a literate and productive future.