Scholarships

Need a little help paying for Educators’ Week? There is a scholarship for you! A total of five scholarships are available this year! Whether you are a naturalist, high school, middle school, or elementary classroom teacher, there is an opportunity for you. Keep reading for details.

Janet Bernard Scholarship

In memory of Janet Barnard, this scholarship is to assist an intermediate school/high school science teacher who is interested in participating in Educator’s Week. Janet Barnard was a high school science teacher who loved Educators’ Week.

Theresa Barber Scholarship

This scholarship is in memory of Theresa Barber and her love for Educators’ Week.  Since Theresa was an elementary teacher, this scholarship is to assist an elementary teacher who is interested in participating in Educator’s Week.

Mac Albin Scholarship

This scholarship is to assist a park naturalist/environmental educator who is interested in participating in Educator’s Week. Mac Albin was a skilled aquatic biologist who was passionate about conservation and educating others.

Crane Hollow Scholarships

Crane Hollow, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization that owns and administers the Crane Hollow Preserve. Located in Laurel and Benton Townships in Hocking County, the preserve encompasses 1,988 acres, 1,300 acres of which have been dedicated as a state nature preserve by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Crane Hollow works in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters Camp Oty’Okwa to foster knowledge and appreciation of the ecology in the Hocking Hills region.

Crane Hollow is offering two scholarships this year and both are open to formal and non-formal educators in Ohio.