• Leadership Excellence and Development

  • LEAD Scholarship

    Do you have an idea for a learning opportunity that will meet your needs as a leader that we do not offer in DPS? Do you want to sign up for a PD, visit a school, or attend a conference but need funding to make it a reality? Then this scholarship is for you!

    Scholarship Details

    Scholarship amount

    • up to $2,000 per awardee

    Examples of types of learning

    • school visit
    • conference
    • professional development
    • individual or shared/team* learning (* only if awardee attends with the team)

    Who is eligible to apply

    • Principals with 2+ years of experience in their role
      • Including Learn to Lead Mentor Principals
    • APs with 2+ years of experience in their role
      • Including Learn to Lead Alumni in AP roles

    Application details

    • Application will launch July School Leadership Week
    • Rolling selection process -- Scholarships will be awarded on a first come, first served basis. There are a limited number of scholarships available. The first review will be August 15

    Other requirements

    • Scholarship dollars MUST be spent by May 30, 2019
    • You cannot be a current participant in a yearlong DPS learning program / learning opportunity during the 2018-2019 school year. (Examples include: Relay NPAF, Catapult, UVA, DU, Opportunity Gap Cohorts, Learn to Lead first year, etc.)


    • Submit application via this link
    • Selection/Approval
    • Initial screening - Jen Troy and/or the LEAD Team
    • Final approval - Instructional Superintendent with Rationale

    Click here to apply!