Grants and Scholarships

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Grants & Scholarships

Grants and scholarships provide financial assistance for training, professional development, and other early literacy efforts
Teacher Leader Training Scholarships

Teacher Leader Training Scholarship Recipients
RRCNA is pleased to announce four teacher leaders are in training for the 2019-20 year.
This year’s recipients are Meg Dyck, Douglas County School District, Castle Rock, CO, training at Texas Woman’s University; Jennifer Ladd, RSU 9, Mt. Blue Regional School District, Farmington, ME, training at University of Maine Orono; and Jill Scott, Anderson County Schools, Clinton, TN, training at Georgia State University. An additional award of $5,000, donated by Pioneer Valley Books, was granted to Sharee Barrus, Washakie County School District, Worland, WY, training at Saint Mary’s College of California.

Funds were generously donated by Hameray Publishing Group/Yuen Family Foundation, MaryRuth Books, and Pioneer Valley Books.

Meg Dyck

Jennifer Ladd

Jill Scott

Sharee Barrus

National Conference Professional Development Grants

National Reading Recovery & K-6 Literacy Conference Professional Development Grants
The Reading Recovery Council of North America is pleased to award professional development grants to members of RRCNA to help with costs to attend the 2020 National Conference.

Thank you to this year’s donors!
  • Tenyo Family Foundation (10)
  • Teacher Leader Professional Development Grant (2)
  • RR Books
  • Blueberry Hill Books
  • SongLake Books
  • Rose Mary Estice Memorial Fund
  • Debby Wood Professional Development Fund
  • Minnesota Literacy Scholarship Fund