Minnesota Council for the Gifted & Talented

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Parent Scholarships Available – 2017 Hormel Parent Day

Full Scholarships ($50) are still available and includes assistance with travel costs in addition to the registration fee. These scholarships are available through the MCGT Scholarship Fund for parents interested in attending the 2017 Hormel Parent Day, Tuesday June 13 from 8:30 until 4:00. The day is offered in Austin, Minnesota through the Hormel Symposium and will feature Tracy Ford Inham presenting a mini-course designed for parents who want to better understand and help their gifted child. In addition, attendees will hear Dr. Michele Borba present The 9 Essential Habits that Unlock the Power of Empathy. More information about Hormel Symposium Parent Day can be found at gtsymposium.org.
Application for scholarships can be made by completing a letter which states your reasons for wanting to attend the parent day, reason for need of scholarship, and any extenuating circumstances such as request for additional funds for travel. Applications received before May 15, 2017 will be given priority and notified of scholarship via email or phone.

Please send applications to [email protected] or directly to the MCGT office at 5701 Normandale Road, Suite 315 Edina, MN 55424. Please include clear contact information to aid in notification of scholarship.