Dorothy Misbach Fund for Visually Impaired Teacher Preparation


  • Awarding Department: Special Education
  • Scholarship Intent: Financial support for students admitted to, and enrolled in, the Education Specialist Credential for Visual Impairments, and for Joint Doctoral, Ph.D. candidates, studying in the area of visual impairments.
  • Criteria: Ph.D. Joint Doctoral Program students studying in the Visual Impairment area are eligible to apply. To continue receiving an award in semesters 2-4, student must demonstrate a gpa of 3.5. California residency.
  • Major: Multiple: Education Specialist Credential for Visual Impair., Education (Special Education, Joint Program with the University of California, Berkeley),
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A, Grad: Credential/MA/Jt. Doc
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 6 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Loretta Seva’aetasi
  • Campus Address: BH 244
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2389
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

$1000 with enrollment at 6 units or $2000 with full time enrollment
Graduate College of Education