The Mercer County Retired Teachers Association announces its annual Scholarship Program. The program is designed to support Mercer County students who are planning to enter the teaching profession. Multiple scholarships up to $1000 will be awarded in May 2020. 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, 2020.