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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 leadership 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.

Nomination Form Below