Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships

 

Undergraduate scholarships:

Undergraduate scholarships can be located in UNI's Online Scholarship Directory. Application deadline is January 15, 2014. To apply for undergraduate scholarships, complete the University Scholarship Application for Undergraduate Students checking the appropriate box for College of Education scholarships. A new scholarship for 2014-15 is the The Sally Gearhart Strottman Memorial Scholarship In Elementary Education.  The College of Education Dean's Teacher of Color Award was made available in 2012-2013.

 

Note:  KDP Scholarship descriptions and applications are below. All applications due at noon January 29, 2014.

 

 

Graduate scholarships:

Check the Online Scholarship Directory or the department offering your major for a list of COE Graduate Scholarships for part- and full-time graduate students. Assistantships and scholarships may also be available through the UNI Graduate College.

 

The following scholarship applications can be downloaded, completed and printed. The deadline to apply and submit application, etc. is Jan. 15, 2014.



DEPT

SCHOLARSHIP

$$ Need

Abbreviated Guidelines

C & I

Arlene Estes Endowed Graduate Scholarship

 

1) Elementary Education 2) Part-time graduate student

C & I

May Smith & Amy Arey Endowed Scholarship

 

1) Elementary Education 2)Graduate student

C & I

Stanley & Norma Reeves Quasi-Endowed Scholarship

 

1) Graduate student 2) Determined by the Reading Faculty Committee

C & I

Eugene & Mary Grossman Quasi Endowed Scholarship- Ed. Media

$$$

1) Educational Media, 2) Junior/Senior/Graduate, 3) Minimum GPA of 3.0, 4) Deserving

C & I

Rigmor Madsen Endowed Scholarship Fund

 

1) School Library Media Studies 2) Preference to undergraduate 3) in good standing 4) preference to non-traditional female 5) Highly motivated 6) RENEWABLE. Second preference to a non-traditional female in Physical Education. Third preference to non-traditional female graduate student in School Library Media Studies.

C & I

Constance McCutcheon Graduate Scholarship

 

part-time grad

C & I

MJ Shackelford Program Account not Foundation

 

 

ASSOC.

DEAN

Harold & Martha Nation Endowed Graduate Scholarship

(Guidelines and Application)

 

1) Master or Doctorate of Education 2) Preference to graduate of Hudson Community School District (HCSD), Hudson, IA or descendant of HCSD 3) If no qualified candidate, preference to faculty of HCSD 4)Renewable with 3.0 GPA

ASSOC.

DEAN

John J. Kamerick Quasi Endowed Fellowship

(Guidelines and Application)

 

1) Pursuing a Doctor of Education degree 2) A brief statment of proposed study

3) Funding request which includes a rational for the need for such funding

4) Copy of dissertation proposal

ASSOC.

DEAN

John S Latta Jr Quasi Endowed Doctoral Scholarship

(Guidelines and application)

 

1) Doctoral student in residence Notes: Announced in late spring for succeeding academic year

ASSOC.

DEAN

Ross & Jeanne Nielsen Graduate Endowed Scholarship

(Guidelines and application)

$$$

1)Pursing a Doctor of Education degree with a career in elementary, secondary or post-secondary education 2)Full-time graduate student 3)Financial need 4)Minimum GPA of 3.0 in greduate college 4)Personal commitment and professional skills to complete degree, including dissertation 5)US Citizen Notes: Award given in year of study that completes degree. 2nd preference to full-time graduate student pursing master's degree in any field 2/in COE who is planning a career in elementary, secondary, or post-secondary education 6) A brief statment of proposed study   7) Funding request which includes a rational for the need for such funding 8) Copy of dissertation proposal

ASSOC.

DEAN

Ida May Wilson Quasi Endowed Graduate Scholarship

(Guidelines and application)

$$$

1) Teaching 2) Graduate 3) Possess qualities of leadership 4) Financial need 5) High academic standing

Ed Psych

Mapes

 

 

HPELS

Clifford J & Ruth M Edginton Endowed Scholarship

 

1) Leisure, Youth and Human Services Program 2) Preference to doctorial student Notes: 2nd Preference to masters student; 3rd Preference to undergraduate

HPELS

Po Wa Opportunity Scholarship

 

Used to provide suppport for students in any major in HPELS. 3.0 GPA and must be at least a sophmore. 1st preference undergraduate from China including Hong Kong and Macau, 2nd perference undergraduate international student, and 3rd preference to any graduate international student. Must complete a 500 word essay, I Have a Dream.

SPEC ED

Dr Gary M Clark & Patricia Sitlington Endowed

$$$

1) Special Education major/minor 2) Junior or Senior or Master's/Doctoral Level Special Ed major 3) Financial need 4) Academic achievement 5) Coursework focused on adolesents with disabilities 6) Experience working with adolescents with disabilities

C & I

Mary Lou Kirk Scholarship

Accepted into School Library Studies program. Must submit an essay addressing the most important contribution the teacher librarian makes to student learning, Preference to a Graduate Student.