The SCECA Mentoring Scholarship is open to a deserving current member of SCECA. The SCECA Mentoring Award is given annually to an active SCECA member who best exemplifies the ideal image of a mentor. The award may be given to an individual who has established a record of consistent outreach to individuals In the early childhood field, including early childhood professionals and students, over a number of years. The nominee should have a history of mentoring early childhood students and or educators who have chosen to join and become active SCECA members. Applications must be received no later than Oct. 25th for the Conference Awards. Mail to Becky Wardlaw, 1133 Camellia Drive N., Surfside Beach, SC 29575.