Current educators in Arkansas public schools are encouraged to apply for Parsons-Burnett Scholarship Grants for graduate study in the 2019–20 academic year. The deadline is Saturday, June 15.

The Parsons-Burnett Scholarship Grants are awarded to educators with a proven academic record and at least one year of successful teaching experience, according to a news release.

Applicants are evaluated on their application statement, teaching performance and financial need. The grants are funded by contributions from the Arkansas Retired Teachers Association (ARTA), a professional organization for retired public school employees.

For details or an application, visit The deadline is June 15.