WOEA awards scholarships to attend the NEA National Leadership Summit each year. The 2019 NEA National Leadership Summit will take place March 15-17, 2019 in Denver.

Detailed conference, hotel and registration information will be available to participants this fall on the NEA website, http://www.nea.org/leadershipsummit.

Scholarships will be funded to a maximum of $1400.00 each. All participants are responsible for their own conference registration, travel and hotel accommodations. To apply for a NEA National Leadership Summit Scholarship, complete the online application below. Scholarship recipients will be notified after the November WOEA Board of Director's meeting.

Expenses will be paid by the applicant and reimbursed by WOEA Applicants must complete and submit an expense voucher and report to assist WOEA in knowing the value of the event to the recipient and to WOEA. Applications will not be accepted past deadlines. If there are more applicants than scholarships, a waiting list will be maintained should there be cancellations. If a scholarship recipient does not use an awarded scholarship, that member will be excluded from consideration for future scholarships for a period of three (3) years. WOEA will notify local presidents regarding the scholarships WOEA awards to members of that local. NEA National Leadership Summit Scholarship Guidelines:
Deadline: Monday before the November WOEA Board of Director's meeting. November 13, 2019.
Priority: A total of 5 scholarships will be awarded: WOEA officers and new participants; when officers don't attend, new participants still have priority.

Please complete the application by Monday, November 12, 2019 by 5 p.m. For questions, please email the WOEA office at woea@woea.org.