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
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
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
Notifications of applications are posted on the bulletin board outside
the department office (North Education 70) and are announced in
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...