2013-2014 Scholarship Winner - Maria Calleros
MMTEC is pleased to announce the endowment of the Joyce Frugé Teacher Education Scholarship. This partial scholarship will be awarded annually to a deserving applicant, based on financial need, personal statement, and official acceptance into an MMTEC program.
For 2013-2014, the scholarship was awarded to Maria Calleros. Maria is very deserving of this award. She is a MMTEC Early Childhood graduate and returned to us for her Elementary credential. She is doing a self-directed internship at her family-owned program Little Chiquitos Bilingual Montessori in Utica, Michigan.
Past scholarships have been awarded to:
Cecilia Mellem 2012-2013 Internship Site: Maple Tree Montessori Academy
Maya Chiarini 2010-2011 Internship Site: Schoolhouse Montessori Academy of Troy
Rachel Zadrozny 2009-2010 Internship site: Go Like the Wind Montessori
Joyce Fruge speaking to the Early Childhood Adult Learners - August 2011
Mrs. Frugé is the former Early Childhood Program Director of MMTEC. Since her retirement in 2004, Mrs. Frugé has continued to serve the Montessori community as a consultant, field observer, and guest presenter at MMTEC. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Michigan Montessori Society.
The deadline date for the scholarship is May 1, 2014