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Scholarship Opportunities

Detailed information regarding the scholarships appearing on this list can be found by using the Scholarship Search Tool at the SDSU Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships website. In addition, many organizations will establish private scholarships designed specifically to encourage students to pursue programs leading to a career in teaching. Examples include retired teacher associations and private educational foundations. These organizations will often put out a call for additional applications for their scholarships. In order to provide students with the most up-to-date notification of available scholarship opportunities the College of Education uses its Facebook page to relay information to current and prospective students. Please "Like" SDSU College of Education on Facebook to receive information regarding scholarship and aid opportunities throughout the year.

Scholarship Value Education Programs
Alfred & Vera Einstein Memorial Scholarship $500 MSC
Barbara Erickson Sisk Scholarship
$2500 MSC,SSC
Breece & Janet Sloan Memorial Scholarship
varies
MA, MSC, SSC
Catherine Y. Lodge Memorial Scholarship
varies
MSC
Dr. Samuel M. Ciccati Endowed Scholarship
$2000 SSC
Ed Reed Scholarship $1000 SSC
Elizabeth Benjamin Letsinger Education varies MA/MAT Elem, MSC
Georgina Tait Stooke Memorial Scholarship
$500 MA
Janet Sinegal Scholarship
$2000-$2500 MSC, SSC
Joe & Betty Suozzo
varies MA, MSC, SSC
Judy & Donald James Memorial Scholarship
$750 MSC
Kenneth & Dorothy Stott Scholarship
$1000 SSC
LaPray & Schmock Scholarship
$1000 (renewable)
MSC
Leon William Scholarship $2500 MA
Leonard Sheer Memorial Scholarship
varies SSC
Leslee Teincuff Memorial
$2500 MA, MSC, SSC
Maria Sardinas Scholarship
$2500 MA
Marian K. Van Kirk Endowed Scholarship varies
MA, MSC, SSC
Mary M. Donaldson Scholarship
tuition/fees/books MA, MSC, SSC
Patricial Calhoun Memorial Scholarship $1000-$2000
MA, MSC, SSC
Richard Servey Memorial Scholarship varies
MA, MSC, SSC
Robert D. & Jane K. Smith $1000
MA
Russ & Judy James Scholarship $2000
MSC
Brian Schultz Memorial Scholarship
$2000 Cancer survivors or relative(s) with cancer
Cesar Chavez Commemorative Scholarship $1000
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This list is subject to change (last update 1/2016)

Key:

MA: Master of Arts Degree Programs in Education

SSC: Single Subject Credential Programs

MSC: Multiple Subject Credential Programs

The TEACH (Teacher Education Assistance for College & Higher Education) Grant is available! Additional information is available from the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships.