How will you pay for your graduate studies at SPU? Consider a varied menu of scholarships, assistantships, and loans — each designed to meet your specific needs. We’ll help you find available opportunities.

School of Education Scholarships

Students apply for the following School of Education scholarships (including Ethnic Diversity, Kingswood, and Rowley) using one application.

  • General School of Education Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. The annual scholarship application is closed for the 2018-2019 academic year. It will reopen on February 15, 2019. To be eligible for the General School of Education Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:            
    • For undergraduates: be admitted to the School of Education as a teacher certification candidate.
    • For graduate students: be admitted to a School of Education graduate degree or certification program.
    • Be enrolled at least half time each quarter during the academic year.
    • Maintain all undergraduate student requirements for continuation in the program.
    • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Ethnic Diversity Scholarship - For students of color who have been admitted to an SOE graduate program. The annual scholarship application is closed for the 2018-2019 academic year. It will reopen on February 15, 2019. To be eligible for the Ethnic Diversity Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
    • Be admitted to a School of Education graduate degree or certification program.
    • Be enrolled at least half time (3 credits) each quarter during the academic year.
    • Maintain all graduate student requirements for continuation in the program.
    • Demonstrate financial need.
    • Belong to an under-represented ethnic minority group.
  • Kingswood Scholarship - Available to graduate students currently employed in Christian schools. The annual scholarship application is closed for the 2018-2019 academic year. It will reopen on February 15, 2019. 
    To be eligible for the Kingswood Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
    • Be admitted to a School of Education graduate degree or certification program.
    • Be enrolled at least half time (3 credits) each quarter during the academic year.
    • Maintain all graduate student requirements for continuation in the program.
    • Demonstrate financial need.
    • Be employed half time or more in a state-approved Christian elementary or secondary school.

The School of Education Scholarship Committee awards scholarships based on available funds. The online application is linked to this page when it is open between February 15 and June 15 of each year. Contact Megan Hamshar with any questions.

close(X)