Graduate School of Education Scholarships

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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 in the departments of Counseling, School and Educational Psychology (CSEP); Educational Leadership and Policy (ELP); Learning and Instruction (LAI); and Library and Information Studies (LIS). 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 2015-16 scholarship recipients:

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(front row, l to r): Alyssa Mello, Jennifer Reichenberg, Tessa Bechtold; (middle row, l to r): Youngae Choi, Kathryn DeJong, Christine Farrow; (back row, l to r): Riza Ozdemir, Valentyna Mykula, Kristen Pastore-Capuana, Heather Walker, Chaz Gonzalez. (The remaining scholarship recipients were not available for the photograph.)

  • Paul A. and Margaret E. Bacon Scholarship supports students in the Graduate School of Education.
    Kathryn Andrews (LAI doctoral student)
    Chaz Gonzalez (LAI doctoral student)
    Hyunmyung Jo (ELP doctoral student)
    Chungseo Kang (ELP doctoral student)
    Tiffany Nyachae (LAI doctoral student)
    Jennifer Reichenberg (LAI doctoral student)
  • Leroy and Margaret H. Callahan Scholarship supports students pursuing research and/or development activities in the teaching and learning of mathematics at the pre-secondary school level of instruction.
    Timothy Paluch (LAI doctoral student)
  • William Eller Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in reading education.
    Youngae Choi (LAI doctoral student)
    Valentyna Mykula (LAI doctoral student)
    Tiffany Nyachae (LAI doctoral student)
  • Mary Lou and S. David Farr Scholarship supports students conducting research on technology and learning.*
    Jonathan Huston (CSEP doctoral student)
    Kristen Pastore-Capuana (LAI doctoral student)
    Michael Radosta (LAI doctoral student)
    Timothy Zgliczynski (LAI doctoral student)
  • Anita G. and Herbert L. Foster Learning and Instruction Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in literacy or special education.*
    Gliset Colon (LAI doctoral student)
    Riza Ozdemir (LAI doctoral student)
    Heather Walker (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.
    Christine Farrow (CSEP doctoral student)
  • Adelle H. Land Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a teaching career.
    Dorian Dallas(LAI master's student)
    Linse Sullivan (LAI master's student)
  • Yu-Chin Liu Graduate Assistance Research Award supports students pursuing a doctoral degree in the Department of Learning and Instruction.
    Jeanne Christman (LAI doctoral student)
    Chaz Gonzalez (LAI doctoral student)
  • Judith T. Melamed Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in the TESOL (teaching English to speakers of other languages) program.
    Kazue Nakamoto (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.
    Kathryn DeJong (LAI master's student)
  • Jonathan D. Ramos Award supports students pursuing a degree in mental health counseling.*
    Tessa Bechtold (CSEP master's student)
  • A. Benjamin and Helen Ravin Scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.
    Marc Boissoneau (LIS master's student)
    Meredith Gaylo (LIS master's student)
  • E. Alberta Riggs Memorial Scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.
    Courtney Carey (LIS master's student)
    Jennifer King (LIS master's student)
  • Joseph B. Rounds Scholarship supports the promotion of excellence in the field of librarianship.
    Glen Benedict (LIS master's student)
    Dara Berkwitz (LIS master's student)
    Aaron Dabbah (LIS master's student)
    Tress Klassen (LIS master's student)
    Juan Quiles (LIS master's student)
  • Ralph Theurer Scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in science education.
    Alyssa Mello (LAI master’s student)
    Monica Ridgeway (LAI doctoral student)
  • H.W. Wilson Scholarship students in U.S. and Canadian library education programs on a rotating basis with funding by the H.W. Wilson Foundation.
    Marc Boissoneau (LIS master's student)
    Meredith Gaylo (LIS master's student)
  • Marie Ross Wolcott Memorial Scholarship supports students in the Department of Library and Information Studies.
    Mark Ahrens (LIS master’s student)

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