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.
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 to "ensure that children who struggle in learning to read and write gain the skills for a literate and productive future."
Grants help underwrite expenses for the National Reading Recovery & K-6 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. Read more and download the application for the 2015 Conference. Submission deadline is October 15.
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.
Please contact the development department or call 614-310-7330 with any questions.
We ensure that children who struggle in learning to read and write gain the skills for a literate and productive future.