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Scholarship Listings

 

Click any scholarship name below for eligibility requirements.

 

Note: Educational leadership doctoral students are eligible to apply for the following four scholarships: Crumpton/Baxter/Bonham, Karl Richard Lane, Chris Larsen, and Hilda Taba.

 

DEADLINES: Fall semester: 1st week in March / Spring semester: 3rd week in October

Submit a completed scholarship application to Graduate Studies Office, Burk Hall 240

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  Scholarship Amount Disbursement Period
1 Crumpton/Baxter/Bonham Memorial Scholarships $1000 Fall & Spring (5) each
2 Cahill Scholarship Varies Fall & Spring (3) awards
3 George J. Moscone Scholarship $1500 Fall & Spring (1) each
4 Dorothy Westby-Gibson Scholarship $1000 Fall & Spring (1) each
5 Dorothy B. Lucas Special Education Scholarship $2500 Fall & Spring (1) each
6 Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship $1500 2-4 awards
7 Chris Larsen Scholarship $2500 Fall & Spring (varies) each
8 Donna Cuneo Memorial Scholarship $500 Spring only (1) award
9 Eva Gildea Scholarship $500 Spring only (1) award
10 Hilda Taba Scholarship $500 Spring only (1) award
11 Dorothy Misbach Fund for Preparation of Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments Varies

Fall (2 new)
& Spring (2 continuing)

12 Margaret Lynch Memorial Scholarship $500 Spring (2) awards
13 Karl Richard Lane Scholarship $3000 Fall & Spring (1) Award
14 William L. Neer Scholarship $200-500 Fall (varies)
15 California Retired Teachers Association Scholarship, San Francisco Division $1,500 Fall (6-8)Awards
16 Leon and Miriam Bloomberg Scholarship $5,000 Fall & Spring (1) Award
17 Susan J. Cady Scholarship $1,500 Spring only
18 Charles Barrett Scholarship Varies Spring only
19 Irvin W. & Velma C. Hartman Family Varies Fall only
20 Jane Wheeler-Dubin Special Education Scholarship $750 Spring only
21 Dominic C. Nosenzo Special Education Scholarship One Award/$2500 Fall & Spring
22 Mabel Whitehead Special Education Scholarship One Award/$2600 Fall & Spring

 

 

 

 


 

  1. Crumpton/Baxter/Bonham Memorial Scholarships

     

    • Fall and Spring awards available.
    • Must be a continuing or prospective graduate, doctoral or credential candidate.
    • Must be enrolled in at least four units during semester of award.

     


     

  2. The Cahill Scholarship

     

    Scholarship award amount is based upon enrollment and will be in the amount of part-time or full-time tuition.

     

    Fall and Spring awards available.

     

    • Must be a student in the 4-year Integrative program; or a Child & Adolescent major; or a multiple subject credential candidate; or have either of above and have applied to the M.A. in Elementary Education.
    • Preference will be given students from single parent families.
    • Scholarship renewal applicants.
    • If undergraduate, must have a GPA of 2.7 or higher; credential/graduate students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
    • Students must enroll in at least 6 units each semester in order to receive this scholarship.

     


     

  3. George J. Moscone Scholarship

     

    • Fall and Spring awards available.
    • Must be a classified credential or classified graduate student in Elementary Education, Secondary Education, or Special Education.
    • Must have teaching as a goal and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
    • Must be enrolled full-time during semester of award.

     

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  4. Dorothy Westby-Gibson Scholarship

     

    • Fall and Spring awards available.
    • Must be a classified graduate student in Adult Education.
    • Must be enrolled in at least 6 units during semester of award.
    • Must be a continuing student in the program during the subsequent semester of the award.

     


     

  5. Dorothy B. Lucas Special Education Scholarship

     

    • Fall and Spring awards available, one award issued each semester.
    • Applicants for program admission are also eligible to apply.
    • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 units during semester of award.
    • Must hold a GPA of 3.5 or higher.Must be (a) a classified graduate pursuing an M.A. in Special Education, with an emphasis in Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Early Childhood Special Education, Mild/Moderate Disabilities, Moderate/Severe Disabilities, Orientation & Mobility, Physical & Health Impairments, Visual Impairments, or Vocational Special Education; or must be (b) admitted and enrolled in an Education Specialist Credential in Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Early Childhood Special Education, Mild/Moderate Disabilities, Moderate/Severe Disabilities, Physical & Health Impairments, Visual Impairments, or Clinical Rehabilitative Services Credential in Orientation & Mobility.

     


     

  6. Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship

     

    • Awards available spring semester only.
    • Must be enrolled full-time.
    • Must be a classified credential or graduate in Elementary Education or Secondary Education.
    • Must plan to teach in California public schools and student teaching semester of award.
    • One recipient for Elementary Education and one for Secondary Education.

     


     

  7. Chris Larsen Scholarship

     

    • Fall and Spring awards available.
    • Must be a continuing or prospective graduate, doctoral or credential candidate
    • Must be enrolled at least half-time during semester of award.

     

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  8. Donna Cuneo Memorial Scholarship

     

    • Award available Spring semester only.
    • Must be a classified credential or master’s degree candidate.
    • Must plan to teach in Creative Arts field (music, design, theater, and visual arts).
    • Must be enrolled full-time during semester of award.

     


     

  9. Eva Gildea Scholarship

     

    • Awards available Spring semester only.
    • Must be enrolled full-time during semester of award.
    • Must be enrolled in the Multiple Subjects Credential (EED) program or a classified graduate student with the Department of Elementary Education.

     


     

  10. Hilda Taba Scholarship

     

    • Awards available spring semester only.
    • Must be a continuing or prospective graduate, doctoral or credential candidate
    • Must be enrolled full-time during semester of award.
    • Preference to students with publications, creative works, research projects, or other evidence of outstanding academic record, including a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

     

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  11. Dorothy Misbach Fund for Preparation of Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments

     

    • Must be a California Resident.
    • Must have 3.0 GPA or better for initial award.
    • Must enroll for 6 units (half-time) or 12 units (full-time) during the semester of award.
    • Continuing awards possible in consecutive semesters with letter of intent and 3.5 GPA.
    • Must be in Education Specialist Credential for Visual Impairments program to apply.

     


     

  12. Margaret Lynch Memorial Scholarship

     

    • Must be a candidate in the Reading Specialist or Multiple Subject Credential Program.
    • Must have 3.0 GPA or better.
    • Must enroll for 6 units (half-time) during semester of award.
    • Commitment to profession related to Reading.

     


     

  13. Karl Richard Lane Fellowship

     

    • Must be a continuing or prospective graduate, doctoral or credential candidate
    • Must be enrolled at least half-time during semester of award.
    • Must be a continuing or prospective student in Credential or MA program.

     


     

  14. William L. Neer Scholarship

     

    • FALL Only
    • Must be a classified credential or Master’s degree candidate in either the Visual Impairment or Orientation and Mobility programs in Special Education
    • Must be enrolled in at least 3 units

     

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  15. California Retired Teachers Association Scholarship, San Francisco Division

     

    • Awards available Fall semester only.
    • The applicant is not to be employed as a teacher while holding this scholarship.
    • Must be enrolled in student teaching during the semester of award.
    • To receive this award, the recipient must attend the CRTA Luncheon in October where the check will be presented.
    • Past award recipients of this scholarship or the CRTA Laura Settle Scholarship are not eligible.

     


     

  16. Leon and Miriam Bloomberg Scholarship

     

    • FALL Only for the Academic Year (half awarded in Fall & half awarded in Spring).
    • Must be a classified Master’s degree candidate in any Concentration within the Elementary Education Department (Early Childhood; Language and Literacy; Math Education or Elementary Education)
    • Must be enrolled full-time

     


     

  17. Susan J. Cady Scholarship

     

    • Spring only
    • Must be a candidate in the Severely handicapped Credential program
    • Must be enrolled at least half- time during semester of award.
    • Must be enrolling in Student Teaching units semester of award.

     

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  18. Charles Barrett Scholarship

     

    • Spring only
    • amount varies
    • Must be either Single Subject Credential Candidate in Social Science or candidate in MA, Education concentration in Instructional Technologies
    • Must be enrolled half-time

     

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  19. Irvin W. & Velma C. Hartman Family Scholarship

     

    • Fall only
    • amount varies
    • Must be Credential or MA student pursuing initial Multiple, Single or Specialist Credential
    • Must be enrolled full-time
    • Must have at least a 3.2 gpa

     

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  20. Jane Wheeler-Dubin Special Education Scholarship

     

    • Spring Only
    • $750
    • Must be a candidate in the Education Specialist Credential Program in Physical & Health Impairments
    • Must be enrolled in Student Teaching units semester of award
    • Must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher

     

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  21. Dominic C. Nosenzo Special Education Scholarship

     

    • Fall & Spring
    • One Award/$2500
    • Fall and Spring Award
    • Must be classified in MA Special Education (any emphasis) & or Education Specialist Credential
    • Must be enrolled full-time

     

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  22. Mabel Whitehead Special Education Scholarship

     

    • Fall & Spring
    • One Award/$2600
    • Must be a classified in MA Special Education with emphasis in Moderate/Severe or Physical & Health Impairments; in an Educational Specialist Credential program with emphasis in Moderate/Severe Disabilities or Physical & Health Impairments, or n the Ph.D program, Joint Doctorate in Special Education, with studies in Moderate/Severe or Physical & Health Impairments.
    • New and or Continuing students
    • Minimum 3.0 gpa or better
    • Must be enrolled in at least 6 units during semester of award

     

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