Scholarships in Education Of The Mentally Handicapped

UCT Scholarship Program

Award: $1,500, Deadline: November 15

Applicant must fit into one of the following categories: a college junior or senior whose undergraduate course of study is special education specifically focusing on teaching people with intellectual disabilities; be a teacher of people with intellectual disabilities who needs additional course work to be certified or to retain certification; be a teacher who wishes to become certified to teach people with intellectual disabilities; a teacher who is pursuing an advanced degree in teaching students with intellectual disabilities; or be enrolled in a course to become a certified instructor under a structural trade, vocational or recreational program at a facility for people with intellectual disabilities.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.