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Endowed Awards

Dean’s Endowed and Special Awards

The Dean's Endowed and Special Awards listed below are for Master's and Ed.D. students entering on-campus programs in the 2018-19 academic year. Application instructions are indicated for each award.

Note: If you entered prior to Summer 2017 and received one of these scholarships, refer to your admissions letter for your scholarship details.

Students applying for on-campus programs who have successfully completed (or will have completed by the time of enrollment) service with one of the six programs listed below are eligible to receive a one-time only tuition scholarship of $2,000 that is equally distributed between the fall and spring semesters of the first year. A minimum GPA of 3.0 must be obtained in the fall semester for this award to continue in the spring semester. This award is not renewable.

  • AmeriCorps Award
  • City Year Award
  • McNair Scholars Award
  • Peace Corps Award
  • Posse Award
  • Teach for America Award

To receive one of these awards, you must indicate on the application that you are an alumni of/current participant in the program and also must upload an official letter from the program that confirms your service and participation.

Note: If you are an alumni/current participant in more than one of the six programs listed, please indicate the program with which you have had your most recent association. You are only able to receive one scholarship.

LaVergne Noyes Scholarship – A competitive scholarship for students who are direct descendants of World War I veterans. This scholarship requires a separate notarized application. The amount of this tuition award varies and is for one year only but is renewable for a second year if funding permits. Demonstrated financial need is required. Please submit the  application  and all supporting documents by January 15, 2018.