Endowed Scholarship in Elementary Education Honoring the Saddletree Community

Candidates for this scholarship will be graduates from a high school in Robeson County and current residents of North Carolina. The candidates will be full-time and majoring in Elementary Education. The candidates will have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. Incoming freshmen as well as current students will be eligible. The scholarship will be based on financial need. The award is renewable as long as the criteria is met. Brian Freeman Endowed Scholarship for Teaching Excellence* The Donor wishes to establish this scholarship to commemorate his selection as the National Education Association’s Teaching Excellence Award recipient for 2003. Brian is the first teacher from North Carolina to receive this honor. He would like to financially assist a K-6 Elementary Education major at UNCP to follow in his footsteps and to encourage him/her to make a positive impact in the lives of children. Candidate for award of this scholarship shall be a resident of Robeson County who is a full time undergraduate student in the junior year of study, majoring in K-6 Elementary Education and maintaining a 3.0 GPA at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. The recipient does not have to be of demonstrated financial need.