Mercer County Retired Teachers Association announces its annual Scholarship. The program is designed to support Mercer County students who are planning to enter the teaching profession. One or more $1000 scholarships will be awarded in May 2018. Eligible applicants include any Mercer County resident who is a graduating high school senior and plans to enroll in a teacher education program at an accredited college or university next fall, or any student who is already enrolled in a teacher education program at an accredited college or university. Application forms are available from the high school counselors at all high schools serving Mercer County residents. Applications are due no later than April 1, 2018.