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   Student Academic Services, EDU106
   Phone: (813) 974-1804

Scholarships for Education Majors

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The following is a list of scholarships that are offered through the College of Education for undergraduate degree seeking students:.

LAURIE ANN RICHARDSON ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

TRUST - Teaching and Reaching Urban Students Together (no longer available at this time)

METROPOLITAN LIFE ENDOWED MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP

BOB ROBERTS TEXTBOOK GRANT

ALPHA PSI CHAPTER OF DELTA KAPPA GAMMA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

Requirements:

KAPPA DELTA PI PRESIDENTS SCHOLARSHIPS (Five Awarded Nationally)

Childhood  Education
Scholarship Applications

The following scholarships are for USF College of Education, Elementary or Early Childhood majors on the Tampa Campus only.

Note: Applications and additional information available from Childhood Education, EDU 202, Phone: (813) 974-3460.

LAURA ELLEN WEEKS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

  • Elementary Education major
  • Must be a junior and have completed at least one semester at USF
  • Selection criteria includes: Test scores, GPA, activities, leadership, and recommendations
  • Tampa campus students only
  • Application deadline: April 15
  • Awarded in Semester I (amount varies)

VELMA PATE THOMAS SCHOLARSHIP

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Full-time, female student with a 3.0 GPA
  • Graduate or undergraduate

SEARLS/PFOST SCHOLARSHIP

  • Must have a 3.0 GPA
  • Completed 12 semester hours in a degree program
  • The award equals full tuition for two semesters, providing that the student maintains a 3.0 GPA
  • Graduate or undergraduate

CRAIG L. JOHNSON ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Elementary or Early Childhood Education majors
  • Junior standing
  • Minimum one year at USF
  • Overall GPA of 3.0
  • Applications available from the SAS department (EDU 106)
  • Application deadline: July 1
  • Awarded in Semester I and II, up to $1000 each semester
  • Contact: Aaron Greaser, (813) 974-6399

NOTE: For all Childhood Education Scholarships, attach the following documentation:

  • Two letters of recommendation from College of Education faculty members with whom you have completed course work. Each should attest to your academic ability. Students transferring from a community college or other university should present recommendations from faculty from those institutions.
  • One letter of recommendation from a person not related to you who has knowledge of your character, attitudes, and personality.
  • A 1-2 page, typed, double spaced personal statement which explains your interests in education, commitment to teaching, professional goals, experience with children or young people, and financial need. (Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.)

Deadline: April 15
(Scholarship are awarded once per year)

 

 

* These scholarships are for Tampa campus students only

Note: This information is subject to change.  Please check with the specific department for current information.

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