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Therese Ingelaere Murray Memorial Scholarship

Funded by
1 winner$2,000
Application Deadline
Apr 1, 2025
Winners Announced
May 1, 2025
Education Level
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Graduate student
North Carolina
Field of Study:

Therese Ingelaere Murray was a beloved wife who worked as a passionate teacher for over forty years. 

Therese had a mission to instill a love for learning in her students, understanding the lifelong impact that education can have in a young person’s life. Teachers like Therese play formative roles in inspiring the next generation to pursue their educational goals and seek out knowledge wherever possible.

This scholarship aims to honor the memory of Therese Ingelaere Murray by supporting students who share her love for teaching.

Any graduate student in North Carolina who’s pursuing the education field may apply for this scholarship if they have the passion needed to succeed and thrive in the teaching profession.

To apply, tell us about your passion for teaching, what experience you have, why teaching is important to you, and what you want to achieve.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Passion
Published May 31, 2024
Essay Topic

Tell us about your passion for teaching, including any past teaching experiences and why teaching is important for you. Additionally, tell us what you want to achieve for yourself and for your students.

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Apr 1, 2025. Winners will be announced on May 1, 2025.