Scholarships and Grants

SDEA Scholarships

SDEA annually offers scholarships for members and members’ dependents. The Dependent Application is for graduating seniors and current college-enrolled students, who are dependents of a current CTA/NEA/SDEA member. The Member Application is for current CTA/NEA/SDEA members who wish to further their education. Scholarships will be available again in the spring of 2017.

If you need further assistance with SDEA scholarships, contact Lisa Steinberg at SDEA (619) 283-4411 or

CTA Scholarships

CTA has a variety of scholarships available to members and their dependents. Applications are available online at Applications must be submitted by the timelines specified by CTA, many of which are in January or February.