Early Childhood Special Education Scholarship

Graduate College of Education
Scholarship awarded for the Fall 2021 semester.

  • Awarding Department:Graduate College of Education Department
  • Scholarship Intent: To support students pursuing a Masters Degree, and/or doctoral degree in Special Education with a focus
    in Early Childhood Education and candidates pursuing a credential in Early Childhood Special Education.
  • Criteria:
    1. Students must be pursuing an MA,PhD or Credential in Early Childhood Special Education.
    2. Special Education Majors Only.
    3. No minimum GPA requirement.
  • Major: Single (Special Education)
  • Class Level: HS Seniors: N/A; Undergrad: N/A; Grad: MA,MFA, Credential and PHD.
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing and Entering Students can apply.
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A UNITS; Grad: 3 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:N/A
  • Contact Person: Ty Robinson
  • Campus Address: BH 502B
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Ave., San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415)-338-1031
  • Email: tyrob11@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: https://gcoe.sfsu.edu/current-students/scholarships
  • Number of Awards: varies

Graduate College of Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. Essay 1: Where have you been? Describe your previous community service and impact, relevant work experience, or other life experiences that qualify you for a GCOE scholarship. (approx. 200 words; 6 points possible)
  2. Essay 2: Where do you want to go? Describe your educational and career goals, why these are important to the communities that you are going to serve, and how a scholarship could help you meet these goals. (approx. 200 words; 6 points possible)
  3. Essay 3: What do you need? Describe your working situation or other financial circumstances that increase your need for assistance. (approx. 200 words; 6 points possible)
  4. Essay 4: How are you a good match for this specific scholarship? Describe how the intent of this award will help you to achieve your educational and career goals. (100 words; 3 possible points