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Martin Institute Conference Scholarship Application

The Martin Institute for Teaching Excellence in Memphis, Tennessee is delighted to offer a scholarship fund to support Memphis area teachers’ attendance of the 2015 Martin Institute Conference: Heart and Soul of Teaching.

The purpose of this fund is to help Memphis area schools maximize the number of teachers and schools leaders participating in this outstanding professional learning conference. Through this scholarship fund, we hope that Memphis area schools will be able to send more teachers and leaders than they would have without the financial support. Decisions regarding the support awarded will be made based on the goals and sharing plans regarding information learned at the conference; the school’s overall professional development budget; and evidence of encouragement for professional learning and growth from administrators and school leaders.

Application Criteria

  • School teams of 3 people minimum, 10 people maximum.
  • Teams must be from schools within a 125 mile radius of Memphis, TN.
  • Scholarship awards are based on a first come, first served basis.
  • Application must be made online.
  • Special registration link will be sent to teams granted a scholarship.
  • Team must register within two weeks of receiving their award or the award will be cancelled.
  • Substitutions of team members is allowed and must be communicated by email by May 29.
  • Priority consideration will be given to applying teams that have a school leader or administrator on their team.
  • Priority consideration will be given to teams that submit a well-defined sharing plan included as part of their application.

The total scholarship amount available will vary based on the needs of the school. The school is responsible for the remainder of the fee not covered.

Please complete the application below for your Martin Institute 2015 Conference Team, designating one person as the team leader and primary contact person.

School Information

School Name(*)
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Address 2
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Type of School(*)

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Grades Served by Your School

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Total Number of Students
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Name of School Principal, Executive Director or Head of School
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Email of School Principal, Executive Director or Head of School
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Name of Martin Institute Conference Team leader
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Phone Number of Conference Team Leader
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Role at School
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If Teacher, Grades Taught
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Subjects Taught

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School Leaders: Please Describe Your Responsibilities
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Number of Years in Education
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Team Information

To encourage collaboration and further development at your school of the ideas you will gather at the conference, we require teams of at least 3 people.

Number of People on Conference Team (*)
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Please describe the makeup of your team
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What is your school's budget for professional development as a percentage of the overall budget for the school?
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Please write about the following questions in 2 or 3 sentences.

Please discuss the following question with your Conference Team and provide answers that represent your team.

Please explain your reasons for applying for this scholarship.
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Describe the learning philosophy of your school.
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Please describe the ideal learning atmosphere you want to design and lead for your students.
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What are your aspirations as teachers?
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Please provide an outline of how your team intends to use and share information from the Conference to impact learning at your school. Specifically tell us about the partnership between your team and the school’s administration.
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Scholarship contract

It is in agreement that in exchange for this support, you will return to your school as an excited team and do the following:

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For more information, contact the Martin Institute for Teaching Excellence: