The Nancy Larson Foundation, Inc.

October 08, 2007 18:51 ET

Nancy Larson Foundation Offers Scholarship for Elementary Education Majors

OLD LYME, CN--(Marketwire - October 08, 2007) - The Nancy Larson Foundation, Inc. is proud to sponsor five $1000 scholarships for college students studying to become elementary school teachers.

Juniors and seniors who have declared an elementary education major are invited to submit a personal story about why they were inspired to become an elementary school teacher and what they hope to accomplish as a teacher. Applicants will also be asked to list community service activities and experiences they have had working with children. Applicants may apply online at under the gratitude link. Applications must be submitted by November 1, and winners will be announced on or shortly after December 1.

The Nancy Larson Foundation, Inc. was established by Nancy Larson to encourage and support prospective teachers. Larson is the author of the nationally successful Saxon Math K-4. She formed Nancy Larson Publishers, Inc. in 2004 with the goal of providing engaging and challenging programs in content areas beyond mathematics. The company's first release is the Nancy Larson Science 1-3 program.

Science K, 4, and 5 are being developed.

For more information on the Nancy Larson Science 1-3 program and official scholarship rules please visit

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