DiscoverSteno - Learn NCRA A to Z


NCRA A to Z™ Scholarship

The National Court Reporters Foundation is pleased to announce that nominations are being solicited for the NCRA A to ZTM Scholarship. Students that have completed an NCRA A to ZTM Intro to Steno Machine Shorthand program and are enrolled in a court reporting program are encouraged to apply for consideration of one of ten $500 scholarship awards.

Students must meet the eligibility requirements listed below and submit an application to qualify for the scholarship.


This scholarship is now open. 



To be eligible to apply for the NCRA A to Z™Scholarship, students must meet the criteria below: 

  • Have completed an NCRA A to Z™ Intro to Steno Machine Shorthand program;
  • Have received an NCRA A to Z™ Certificate of Completion;
  • Have attained an exemplary academic record;
  • Have passed one skills test writing 60-100 words per minute at the time of submission.


Document requirements

The following documents are required to be submitted for application:

NOTE:  Completion of an NCRA A to Z™ Intro to Steno Machine Shorthand program and receipt of a Certificate of Completion will be verified by the NCRA Education Department.




Completed applications and all forms must be submitted to no later than April 1, 2019.




For more information on the NCRA A to Z™ Scholarship, please contact the Education Department at