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Nomination For Beck Grant

​​​​​​​The Beck Grant is a unique leadership program in partnership with DePaul University, is seeking nominations for the 2016-2017 . Candidates selected will receive a partial scholarship to participate in a rigorous 15-month program and a 200-hour Internship, earning a Master’s degree and credentials for licensure (candidates who have already earned a Master’s can complete the principal preparation licensure only program). After graduating from DePaul University, candidates will assume a one-year paid residency in Chicago Public Schools before beginning their new roles as principals for a minimum of four years.

The nominee should be some who is an exceptional educator, has significant experience in urban education and is committed to pursuing school leadershi​p in Chicago. Strong candidates will have a blend of the following competencies: Success in an urban education environment as demonstrated by academic gains of students taught; proven Leadership and relationship building capabilities, as demonstrated by instructional leadership roles and community leadership positions.​

Please print and fill out the application fee waiver voucher below for your nominee.