Scholarships in Education

J.C.U. Johnson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,950, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Calhoun County, Ala.

Ingram/Burger King Scholarship

Award: $1,250, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate of Arab High School, a resident of Marshall County in Ala., and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Creative and Research Fellowship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: None

Applicant must need financial assistance to complete a work of art that is already in progress or to publish a manuscript of study which has been completed. Applications are considered for assistance with projects in humanities, physical or natural sciences, social sciences, and education. Not more than two grants will be made annually in any category.

Grant for Projects that Enhance Korean Studies Teaching

Award: $5,000, Deadline: October 1; February 1

Award is to offer support for planning, workshops, and materials related to teaching about Korea or integrating Korean studies topics in broader categories of instruction.

Instructional Materials for Korean Studies Grant

Award: -, Deadline: October 1; February 1

Award is given to teachers and scholars who need to purchase instructional materials to enhance Korea-related classroom instruction. Applicant must specify the course or project, the number of students, and the title, price, and source of materials to be purchased.

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Delta Kappa Gamma XI Chapter Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 21

Applicant must be a resident of Mesa County, Colo., and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

John W. Glock Scholarship

Award: $250, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.25 GPA. Three letters of recommendation required.

Retha Stone Baker Scholarship

Award: $1,200, Deadline: June 1

Applicant must be a graduate of Marshfield High School and be interested in teaching.

Minority Teacher Loan

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident attending a Wisconsin college or university, be enrolled in a program leading to teacher licensure, and be African-American, American Indian, Hispanic, or Southeast Asian from Laos, Cambodia, or Vietnam admitted to the U.S. after December 31, 1975. Applicant must submit FAFSA and be nominated by the Financial Aid department. Recipient must agree to teach in a Wisconsin school district participating in the inter-district pupil transfer (Chapter 220) program.

The Native American Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: June 15

Applicant must be an enrolled tribal member who plans on working with a tribe or nation in the field of education or social service. Applicant must be accepted or already enrolled in an undergraduate program and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference is given to applicants entering his/her junior year. Financial need is considered.

Education Club Scholarship

Award: $400, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be an active education club member and a degree-seeking student enrolled in at least 12 semester hours full time or nine semester hours in first semester and student teaching in second semester, have a minimum 3.75 cumulative GPA, have completed six semester hours of education at Texas A&M U - Texarkana and have a minimum 3.75 GPA in education courses, and must be a resident of Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, or Texas residing in school's service area.

Carlson Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a graduate of any secondary school in Coshocton, Guernsey, Muskingum, or Tuscarawas counties in Ohio. Application and essay required. Scholarship offered in exchange for a three-year commitment to teach math or science in a Coshocton County public school.

North Dakota Parent Teacher Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a North Dakota resident and the child of a North Dakota resident. Transcripts, essay, and three letters of recommendation required.

Carrol C. Hall Memorial Scholarship

Award: $900, Deadline: May 18

Applicant must be a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon who plans to become a teacher or pursue a profession in science, has a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA, and is a full-time student in good standing. Applicant should demonstrate leadership within his chapter, on campus, and in the community.

Francis J. Flynn Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 18

Applicant must be a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon, be a full-time student, and have a minimum cumulative 2.75 GPA. Applicant should demonstrate leadership within his chapter and campus organizations. Preference given to members of Theta-Sigma chapter.

Departmental Talent Waivers

Award: -, Deadline: July 15

School of Education and Human Development Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must attend the School of Education and Human Development, have financial need, and demonstrate a correlation between the school's mission and his/her own life.

Maureen C. Natelli Adult Learner Scholarship

Award: $435, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must attend the School of Education and Human Development, be an adult learner, and demonstrate financial need.

AOS Student and Postdoctoral Research Awards

Award: $2,500, Deadline: January 27

Applicant must be a member of AOU researching a project in ornithology. Research proposal, references, and estimated expenses are required.

Herbert and Hazel Siegel III Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must exhibit outstanding leadership qualities and must demonstrate financial need.

Judith A. Canter Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of Scioto County, Ohio, and must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and an expected federal family contribution of $1,500 to $4,000. FAFSA is required.

Ira and Flora Diddle Memorial Scholarship for the Professions

Award: $500, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of Pike of Scioto County, Ohio, and have a minimum 3.25 secondary school GPA or a minimum 2.9 college GPA. FAFSA is required.

Instructional Materials Grant for Japanese Studies

Award: $1,000, Deadline: October 1; February 1

Award is for purchase of audiovisual materials to accompany workshops or to be used in ongoing classroom instruction in Japan-related courses. Applicant must specify in which course materials will be used, estimated enrollment for the course, and exact title of requested materials.

College of Education Minority Teacher Education Scholarship

Award: $4,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be enrolled full-time in College of Education or PROTEACH program. Selection is based upon financial need. Preference is given to children of public school teachers.

Kappa Delta Pi Educational Counselor's Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be an active Kappa Delta Pi member in good standing.

Kappa Delta Pi Educational Foundation Laureate Doctoral Scholarship

Award: $4,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be an active Kappa Delta Pi member in good standing.

General Electric Foundation Forgivable Loan

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who has completed at least one year of graduate study and who intends to teach engineering or computer/information sciences.

Minoru Yasui Memorial Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be a member of JACL. Selection is based upon personal statement, letters of recommendation, transcripts, work experience, and community involvement. Preference is given to applicants interested in human and civil rights.

T.H. Bell Teaching Incentive Loan

Award: -, Deadline: March 28

Applicant must be a Utah high school senior and plan to attend a Utah college or university. Selection is based upon ACT or SAT scores, GPA, ethnicity, and criticality of area in which student wishes to teach.

Summer Naturalist Internship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must have an educational background in the natural sciences, environmental education, or related field, who is interested and enthusiastic about environmental education. First Aid and CPR certification required.