Scholarships and Awards

Through the generosity of Graduate School of Education alumni, professor emeriti, faculty, and friends, scholarship awards have been established to provide financial support for our students. Unless otherwise specified, students cannot apply directly for these scholarships. Nominations for these awards are initiated by faculty members within each department. For more information, contact your faculty advisor.

Department of Counseling, School and Educational Psychology

Paul A. and Margaret E. Bacon Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in the Graduate School of Education.

Peter Drapiewski Scholarship

This scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in educational psychology.

Mary Lou and S. David Farr Scholarship*

This scholarship supports students conducting research on technology and learning.

James C. Hansen Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports students conducting research on counseling with families.

Marceline Jaques Scholarship

This scholarship supports students demonstrating outstanding achievement in counseling people with disabilities.

Jonathan D. Ramos Award*

This award supports students pursuing a degree in mental health counseling.

Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Students

Paul A. and Margaret E. Bacon Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in the Graduate School of Education.

Mary Lou and S. David Farr Scholarship*

This scholarship supports students conducting research on technology and learning.

Robert E. Valenti Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports students pursuing a doctoral degree in higher education.

Department of Learning and Instruction Students

Paul A. and Margaret E. Bacon Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in the Graduate School of Education.

Leroy and Margaret H. Callahan Scholarship

This scholarship supports students pursuing research and/or development activities in the teaching and learning of mathematics at the pre-secondary school level of instruction.

Rosemary S. Callard-Szulgit Gifted Education Student Award*

This award supports students completing, or alumni who have completed, an advanced certificate in gifted education.

William Eller Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in reading education.

Mary Lou and S. David Farr Scholarship*

This scholarship supports students conducting research on technology and learning.

Anita G. and Herbert L. Foster Learning and Instruction Scholarship*

This scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in literacy or special education.

Adelle H. Land Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports students pursuing a teaching career.

Yu-Chin Liu Graduate Assistance Research Award

This award supports students pursuing a doctoral degree in the Department of Learning and Instruction.

Judith T. Melamed Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in the TESOL (teaching English to speakers of other languages) program.

Next Generation Scholarship

This scholarship supports first generation college students in the student teaching semester of the adolescence/secondary initial teacher certification program.

Ralph Theurer Scholarship

This scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in science education.

Department of Library and Information Studies Students

Paul A. and Margaret E. Bacon Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in the Graduate School of Education.

Mary Lou and S. David Farr Scholarship*

This scholarship supports students conducting research on technology and learning.

A. Benjamin and Helen Ravin Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.

E. Alberta Riggs Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.

Joseph B. Rounds Scholarship

This scholarship supports the promotion of excellence in the field of librarianship.

H.W. Wilson Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in U.S. and Canadian library education programs on a rotating basis with funding by the H.W. Wilson Foundation.

Marie Ross Wolcott Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.

* Note: Students can self-nominate for this scholarship.