Longview ISD Foundation Announces the Fifth Annual Employee Scholarship Award

For the fifth year, the Longview ISD Foundation, Inc. is proud to announce it is offering the Employee Scholarship Award to assist district staff who are pursuing classes and/or certifications related to classroom education in English, math, science, social studies, bilingual education, special education, STEAM, or counseling with the intent of improving classroom instruction and direct services to students in LISD.  The scholarship will not be awarded to employees seeking administrative certification with the intent of leaving the classroom.
 
The Longview ISD Foundation, Inc. will award two $500 scholarships, one at the elementary level and one at the secondary level.
 
The employee must have completed one (1) year of employment with the district and must be continuing his/her employment with the Longview Independent School District. 
 
The employee must have demonstrated the following:
  • Outstanding work ethic and teaching ability
  • Participation in school and community organizations and activities
  • Leadership ability
 
The employee must complete the scholarship application and include two letters of reference from individuals who represent different sources and who are not related to the applicant (example: principal, instructional supervisor/coordinator, pastor, member of a community organization).  Reference letters do not need to be in a sealed envelope. 
 
Scholarship recipients will be announced by Friday, December 11, 2020.
 
Completed application and letters of reference must be submitted to the Foundation by Monday, November 9, 2020.
 
Longview ISD Foundation, Inc.
Attn:  Kay Ray, Director
P. O. Box 2807
Longview, Texas 75606
or by email at gray@lisd.org
 
Questions?  Contact Kay Ray at 903-452-7015 or at gray@lisd.org.