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UNCG Scholarships


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School of Education scholarships are awarded based on merit, financial need, and other specific criteria for certain scholarships. Priority is given to students who have already been admitted or will have applications pending admission into the School of Education by the end of each spring semester. Please direct questions to the Office of Student Services and Advising at 336-334-3410 or SOEinfo@uncg.edu. You may also visit http://soe.uncg.edu/academics/soe-scholarships/ for more information.

Fund Eligible Students
J. Barnwell & Mary Blair Allison Scholarship
Awarded to students majoring in Education.  Recipients must maintain a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA.  

Arc Greensboro Special Education Scholarship
Awarded to full-time undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the licensure programs for special education teachers.  Recipients must agree in writing to a service requirement, to be detailed and tracked by the Department of Specialized Education Services.  Please contact the Department of Specialized Education Services for additional information about this scholarship.  

David G. & Nancy J. Armstrong Graduate Students' Scholarship In Education
Awarded to graduate students enrolled in advanced degree programs in the School of Education.

Judy Barrett Counseling Scholarship
Awarded to full-time graduate students majoring in Counseling and Educational Development.

Nettie Beverly Belvin '05 Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to full-time undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in any program in the School of Education.

Amy R. Benedict Scholarship Fund for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Teacher Preparation Awarded on the basis of financial need to full time juniors or seniors in a major that leads to a degree from the Specialized Education Services' Deaf/Hard of Hearing Teacher Preparation program.

Barbara Davis Berryhill And Leigh Berryhill Scholarship

Awarded to students who are planning to become teachers.  Recipients will be students who have demonstrated a commitment to teach, excellence in the classroom, and leadership skills.  Scholarship is renewable with a 2.75 cumulative GPA.

Joann F. And William F. Black Adult Student Scholarship

Award to non-traditional, adult undergraduate students in the School of Education.

Lucille Browne Scholarship In Counseling
Awarded to students training to become school guidance counselors through the Department of Counseling and Educational Development.  Award may be renewable.

Patsy Brinson & John W. Burwell Adult Student Scholarship

Awarded to non-traditional, adult students enrolled in undergraduate programs in the School of Education who wish to teach in K-12 schools.  

Joanne Kiser Caldwell '59 Teacher Education Scholarship

Awarded to students majoring in a field of study within the School of Education.  Preference will be given to graduate students.

Martha E. Carroll Scholarship in Special Education

Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students majoring in Specialized Education Services.

Mary Council Carroll Scholarship In Science Education

Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students who demonstrate an interest in teaching the sciences.

Eloise Woosley Cates Scholarship
Awarded to students in the School of Education who demonstrate a commitment to teach, excellence in the classroom and leadership skills or potential.

Harlan S. Cato Scholarship
Awarded to students enrolled in deaf and hard-of-hearing-related programs offered by the department of Specialized Education Services.  Award may be renewable provided recipients maintain high academic standing.

Oliver Perry & Betty Carol Clutts Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students majoring in History and/or Education.

Mildred Boyles White Corbett Scholarship Fund
Awarded to undergraduate students majoring in Elementary Education.

Pilot Club Scholarship for Specialized Education Services

Awarded to students in the Specialized Eduation program in the School of Education. Preference will be given to incoming freshmen.

Gail Broadway Curry Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of academic achivement to juniors or seniors who plan to teach science, with a preference given to female students born in and residing in NC.  There is a further preference for those planning to teach biology.

Elizabeth Langford Davenport Scholarship

Awarded primarily on the basis of academic achievement to undergraduate, NC residents who have an interest in pursuing a course of study in the field of education.  Financial need will also be a consideration.    

Carrie Perkins Davis/Katherine Davis Smith Scholarship in Education

Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students majoring in any field of study in the School of Education. Preference given to students from rural communities in Eastern, NC. 

Katherine Smith Deberry And Cornelia Marshall Deberry Scholarship

Awarded to students who intend to pursue careers in teaching elementary education.

Eberhart Family Scholarship 

Awarded to students majoring in the School of Education.

School Of Education General Scholarship

Awarded to students in the School of Education.

Jerome And Harriett Evenson Scholarship

Awarded to an entering undergraduate student with financial need who has the intention of becoming an Education major.  Preference will be given to students from New Hanover County.

Patricia Fesperman, Class of 1958 and Thomas Eugene Fesperman Scholarship in Education

Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students majoring in any field of study in the School of Education.

Julius I. Foust Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of financial need to a rising senior who is committed to a career in teaching.

Marian Franklin Counseling Fellowship
Awarded to graduate students majoring in Counseling and Educational Development.

Marian Franklin Scholarship

Awarded to students enrolled in any program within the School of Education who are preparing for a career in education at the elementary, middle or high school levels.

Margaret & James Freeze Scholarship

Awarded to a third year student who is a NC resident who is preparing for a career in teaching.

Stavroula Kostaki Gailey & Platon George Gailey Scholarship in Education

Awarded on the basis of financial need to deserving students in the School of Education. Students must have a 3.0 or better GPA.

Naomi Lee, Mary Joanna, And Mary Hester Livingston Gibson Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need to juniors and seniors majoring in Education.

Julie Sanders Gilbreath, Class of 1955, M. ED. 1966 Merit Scholarship in School of Education

Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students majoring in any field within the School of Education.

THA Foundation Scholarship In Elementary Education

Awarded to students who are committed to teaching at the elementary school level.  Recipients must be enrolled full-time, must be U.S. citizens and must maintain a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA.

Virginia Donaldson Harmon Scholarship in Education

Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to deserving undergraduate and graduate students majoring in any field of study in the School of Education.

John Van Hoose Family Scholarship

Awarded to graduate students in the School of Education.

Helena Gabriel Houston Scholarship

Awarded to students in the School of Education.  Scholarship may be renewable.

Eugenia Hunter-Curry School Scholarship
Awarded to students in the School of Education.   

Mary Alford Hunter Scholarship
Awarded to students in the School of Education.

Adelaide Love Israel Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students pursuing a career in the field of education.

Mary Frances Johnson Scholarship

Awarded to students in the department of Library & Information Studies.

Celia Gomedela Jolley Scholarship

Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students who is pursuing a degree in the School of Education and who has special circumstances and/or financial need.

Linda Johnson Jones '66 & Kevin Jones Teacher Education Scholarship

Awarded to students in the School of Education with first preference for undergraduate students from NC with an interest in creative arts, writing, and fine arts.

Ron & Linda Jones Scholarship For Excellence In Teaching

Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students enrolled in the School of Education who are committed to becoming either primary or secondary education teachers in NC public schools.  Recipients must have a mimimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.  Award may be renewable for one additional year.

Muriel C. Kiser Scholarship

Awarded to deserving students enrolled in degree programs in the School of Education.

Anna M. Kreimeier Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of financial need to students in the School of Education, preferably to juniors or seniors who plan to pursue a career in teaching.

Emmie Dark Lane Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of financial need to full time students on the School of Education.

Michael M. Lombardo Fellowship

Awarded to students enrolled in a program in the School of Education leading to an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership.  Recipients should be full-time and involved in research related to business and/or industry.  The award may be renewed.   

Mason Family Scholarship in Education

Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students majoring in any field of study in School of Education. First preference for students from Carteret County, NC. If no student from this county then Eastern NC is next preference and last preference is for any student from North Carolina majoring in Education.

Jo Ann And Mollie Mcallister Scholarship

Awarded to degree-seeking adult students who are interested in teaching.

Margaret F. Mckenzie Scholarship

Awarded to students in the School of Education, with preference given to students from Hoke or Scotland counties.

John Onslow & Kate Dalton Mcnairy Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to students in the School of Education.

Middle School Leadership Scholarship
Awarded to students majoring in a field of study within the School of Education.  First preference will be given to a student from Mecklenburg County.

Dr. Marilyn L. Miller Scholarship

Awarded to students who are enrolled in a degree program in the department of Library & Information Studies.

Monroe/Cox Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need to students in the School of Education who plan to teach.  Recipients must be residents of NC.

Pauline Fields Myrick Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to juniors or seniors, with a preference for students from Moore County, NC, who are enrolled full-time in a degree program leading to certification in teaching. Recipients must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA and should be committed to teaching in NC public schools for a minimum of 5 years following graduation. Award is renewable for one additional year provided recipient is in good standing with the University and the School of Education.

Don & Mary Olson Scholarship In Reading Education

Awarded to part-time MA degree candidates in Reading Education.  Recipients must be within 12 credit hours of graduation to be eligible.

M. Sangster Parrott Library Scholarship

Awarded to graduate students entering the Masters of Library & Information Studies program.

Mollie Anne Peterson Scholarship
Awarded to female students in the School of Education who plan to teach.

Esther Cobb Pinnix Alpha Delta Kappa Teachers Scholarship

Awarded to a public school teacher, teaching in Rockingham County, who is enrolled at UNCG to pursue additional education or an advanced degree to further his/her teaching career.  Award is made with consideration given to commitment to the teaching field, commitment to teaching in Rockingham County public schools, commitment to professional development, academic performance and financial need.  If no recipient is available from Rockingham County, individuals teaching in Wayne County public schools can be considered.

Imogene & William Purkey Educational Development Scholarship
Awarded to a School of Education major.  Preference for financial need.

Ethel & David Reilly Scholarship In Special Education
Awarded to students majoring in Special Education.

Rph Class Of '47 Scholarship
Awarded to education majors from Hendersonville, NC or Polk County, NC.  If no student meets both the geographic and Education major preference, the scholarship may be awarded to any students from Hendersonville, NC or Polk County, NC, pursuing any degree.  

Mary Francis Sayre '68 Endowed Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to students with a declared major in the School of Education.

Mary Ellen Lay "Mel" Schumaker Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to undergraduate students with a major in the School of Education.

Luther Winborne Self Fellowship
Awarded to doctoral students enrolled in the Department of Educational Leadership & Cultural Foundations.  Award may be renewable.

Robert & Lois Shiffler Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to full-time, NC residents who are majoring in a discipline in the School of Education.  For entering students, selection criteria will include a minimum 1100 SAT and evidence of extracurricular activities.  Award may be renewable provided recipients maintain a minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA.

Patricia Sickles & Barry Sickles Education Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to students with a declared major in the School of Education in the areas of math and/or science. Preference given to NC residents preparing to teach middle grades or high school.

Ann Tillotson Street Scholarship in Education
Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to entering freshmen who intend to major in Education. Recipient must possess a GPA of 3.00 or higher. First preference given to entering freshmen from Richmond County, NC.

Judy Blackwelder Talbert & Daniel Scott Talbert Teacher Education Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to NC residents in the School of Education who have demonstrated a commitment to teach.  Award is renewable provided recipients maintain a minimum cumulative 2.75 GPA.

Willie Ellen Trexler Class of 1940 Education Scholarship
Awarded to students who demonstrate a commitment to teach. Preference given to students who plan to teach in North Carolina.

Jacqueline W. & Jack H. Varner Scholarship
Awarded primarily on the basis of academic achievement to undergraduate, NC residents who have an interest in pursuing a course of study in elementary education.  Financial need will also be a consideration.    

Mary June Darden Ward Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students in the School of Education who have demonstrated a commitment to teach.  Financial need will receive strong secondary consideration.

Joyce Daughtry White Scholarship
Awarded to students in the School of Education who demonstrate a commitment to teach, excellence in the classroom and leadership skills or potential.

Hw Wilson Scholarship
Awarded to students in the department of Library & Information Studies.

Crystal Dawn Wood Scholarship Fund
Awarded to juniors or seniors enrolled in the Educational Interpreter Program.  Award may be renewed for one additional year provided recipients maintain high academic standing. 

Annie Mciver Young Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of financial need to a senior student in the School of Education.