Working On Your Teaching Credential? Scholarships Are Available!

The California Retired Teachers Association, Division 24, Solano County, is offering scholarships
to encourage college graduates who are Solano County residents, planning to enter the teaching profession in Solano County but needing to complete work for a valid California Teaching Credential.

The C. Shirley Michel Scholarships are available for Solano County residents who have
baccalaureate degrees, are currently enrolled in an accredited credential program, and who
plan to teach or are teaching in Solano County. In 2023, $4,000 scholarships were awarded to
each of five recipients. This is the 38 th year of the scholarships benefiting Solano County
residents. The scholarship applications will be due on March 22, 2024.

To apply for a scholarship or to obtain additional information go to Those interested may also contact the
CalRTA Scholarship chair, Susan Hunt at [email protected]