Graduate School of Education Scholarships

Through the generosity of Graduate School of Education alumni, professor emeriti, faculty, and friends, scholarship awards have been established (listed below) to provide financial support for students enrolled in GSE programs. Please note that students cannot apply directly for these scholarships (unless otherwise specified). Nominations for these awards are initiated by faculty members within each department. For more information, contact your faculty advisor. The 2014-2015 scholarship recipients:

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(front row, l to r) YoungAe Choi, Tara Kaczorowski, Michelle Eades-Baird, Jilynn Werth; (middle row, l to r) Youngsik Seo, Jennifer Reichenberg, Michael Radosta, Molly Barger, Andrew Hashey, Shannon Evans, Tiffany Nyachae; (back row, l to r) Talal Arabeyyat, Joseph Patton, Garrett Adams, Dane Di Cesare, Josh Rakower, Gavin Luter, Tyler Rinker. (The remaining scholarship recipients were not available for the photograph.)

  • Paul A. and Margaret E. Bacon Scholarship provides support to students in the Graduate School of Education.
    Talal Arabeyyat (LAI doctoral student)
    Hyonsuk Cho (LAI doctoral student)
    YoungAe Choi (LAI doctoral student)
    Gavin Luter (ELP doctoral student)
    Jennifer Reichenberg (LAI doctoral student)
    Youngsik Seo (CSEP doctoral student)
    Yin Wu (CSEP doctoral student)
  • Leroy and Margaret H. Callahan Scholarship supports students pursuing research and/or development activities in the teaching—learning of mathematics at the pre-secondary school level of instruction.
    Tara Kaczorowski (LAI doctoral student)
  • Rosemary S. Callard-Szulgit Gifted Education Student Award supports students and graduates of the Gifted Education Advanced Graduate Certificate Program.*
    Scott Stickney (LAI alumnus)
  • William Eller Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in reading education.
    Tiffany Nyachae (LAI doctoral student)
    Tyler Rinker (LAI doctoral student)
  • Mary Lou and S. David Farr Scholarship supports students conducting research on technology and learning.*
    Dane Di Cesare (LAI doctoral student)
    Andrew Hashey (LAI doctoral student)
    Michael Radosta (LAI doctoral student)
  • Anita G. and Herbert L. Foster Learning and Instruction Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in literacy or special education.*
    Jennifer Reichenberg (LAI doctoral student)
  • James C. Hansen Memorial Scholarship supports students conducting research on counseling with families.
    Dianne McMullen (CSEP doctoral student)
  • Marceline Jaques Scholarship supports students demonstrating outstanding achievement in counseling people with disabilities.
    Jilynn Werth (CSEP doctoral student)
  • Adelle H. Land Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a teaching career.
    Lisa Ervin-Baudo (LAI master's student)
    Sally Smith (LAI master's student)
  • Yu-Chin Liu Graduate Assistance Research Award supports students pursuing a doctoral degree in the Department of Learning and Instruction.
    Molly Barger (LAI doctoral student)
  • Judith T. Melamed Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in the TESOL (teaching English to speakers of other languages) program.
    Meng Li (LAI master's student)
    Yunyan Zhang (LAI master's student)
  • Next Generation Scholarship supports first generation college students in the student teaching semester of the adolescence/secondary initial teacher certification program.
    Shannon Evans (LAI master's student)
  • Jonathan D. Ramos Award supports students pursuing a degree in mental health counseling.*
    Carly St. John (CSEP master's student)
  • A. Benjamin and Helen Ravin Scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.
    Garrett Adams (LIS master's student)
    Rebecca Chapin (LIS master's student)
    Robert Gibbs (LIS master's student)
    Kathryn Goldbach (LIS master's student)
    Lara Herzellah (LIS master's student)
    Erin Keenan (LIS master's student)
    Bonnie Maslow (LIS master's student)
    Joseph Patton (LIS master's student)
    Gretchen Schweigert (LIS master's student)
  • E. Alberta Riggs Memorial Scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.
    Laura Haggerty (LIS master's student)
    Mary Lord (LIS master's student)
    Joshua Rakower (LIS master's student)
    Jordan Walker (LIS master's student)
  • Joseph B. Rounds Scholarship provides support to promote excellence in the field of librarianship.
    Mary Lord (LIS master's student)
    Jeffrey Matrachisia (LIS master's student)
    Benjamin Wightman (LIS master's student)
  • Ralph Theurer Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in science education.
    Michelle Eades-Baird (LAI doctoral student)
    Annemarie Ross
    (LAI doctoral student)
  • Robert E. Valenti Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a doctoral degree in higher education.
    Jeremy Kinsman (ELP doctoral student)
  • Marie Ross Wolcott Memorial Scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.
    Kamaria Busby (LIS master's student)
    Elizabeth Portillo (LIS master's student)
    Marissa Richardson (LIS master's student)
    Nissa Thor (LIS master's student)

* Note: Students can self-nominate for this scholarship.