College of Education Graduate Scholarship for Education Professionals

Scholarship Amount: $2,500 (disbursed at $1,250 fall and spring semester).

Available to: New graduate students completing an ON-CAMPUS Master’s degree in one of the following College of Education programs:

• M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with Higher Education Emphasis
• M.Ed. Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with Principal Certification (on-campus only)
• Master of Education in Teaching with Teacher Certification
• Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
• Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction (Mathematics Education or Science Education)
• Mind, Brain and Education

To qualify for this scholarship, an applicant must:
• Have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher OR graduate GPA of 3.5 or better (if prior graduate coursework was completed)
• Be accepted into an on-campus master’s program in the College of Education
• Maintain a 3.0 GPA or better in the first semester to be eligible for funding in the subsequent semester.
• Submit one professional or academic letter of reference
• Complete the scholarship application along with a brief written response (paragraph minimum) to the following question:
Why is a master’s degree in education important to you?

This scholarship is available to all qualified graduate students in the education professions regardless of financial need or citizenship status.

*Students seeking to complete an educator preparation program in math/science education also may be eligible to receive up to $3,736 with the TEACH Grant. For more information, see:
(https://www.uta.edu/coed/academics/scholarships/teach-grant.php)

Award
$2,500 (disbursed at $1,250 fall and spring semester)
Scopes
College of Education - General Scholarships
Deadline
04/01/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you been accepted into an on-campus master's program in the College of Education?
  2. Why is a master’s degree in education important to you?
  3. Submit one professional or academic letter of reference.
  4. Are you enrolled at UTA for Fall 2019?