Tuition and Funding: Scholarship Information
There are a few scholarships that foucs on teacher education students in the area of special education. Consult University resources for more information on each.
Judy and Russ James Scholarship
All Credential Areas: Up to $2000.00 available annually to a full-time student who has completed one semester of special education courses or a full-time teacher who is a part-time student in the special education credential program. Because of the James' longstanding association with the Santee schools, preference may be given to a student with a connection in that area. Applications are typically due in early Spring and awarded for that semester.
Faculty announce availability in class.
Ben Ziri Scholarship
Moderate/Severe & Early Childhood Special Education: The Ben Ziri Caravan #128 of the Order of the Alhambra has created a memorial scholarship fund to support students working towards their special education credential with a focus on teaching students with moderate to severe disabilities. Funds are received by the Department of Special Education in memory of one or more of the members of this Catholic organization. Recipients typically receive $500 to defray educational expenses.
Notifications of applications are posted on the bulletin board outside the department office (North Education 70) and are announced in classes.
Petersen Foundation Scholarship
All areas: Offered annually. Applications due in Fall.
Where else can I go?
You will also find information about funding on the department projects website. Find out more... Last Modified 04/7/10 10:10
Last Modified 04/7/10 10:10