The Carriere Family Scholarship for Teachers provides up to $1,000 for a teacher in the City Schools of Decatur to pursue an advanced degree. Recipients must meet all eligibility requirements listed below.
Must have been an employee of the City Schools of Decatur for a minimum of three years
Must be one of the following: a K-5 classroom teacher, a 6-12 mathematics or science teacher, and/or a K-12 Exceptional Student Services (ESS) teacher
Must have been accepted to and plan to attend an accredited college or university (degree programs offered by institutions that offer primarily or exclusively online instruction do not qualify)
Must remain an employee of the City Schools of Decatur for a minimum of one academic year following the payment of the scholarship award or agree to reimburse the amount of the scholarship to the Decatur Education Foundation