Flora R Walter Scholarship

Criteria: If there are more than 1 criteria, list the criteria on separate lines and number:
1) Evidence of academic distinction or financial need based on personal statement only.
2) Special Education Majors that are in the Credential, MA Program or in the Joint Doctoral Program
3) Students must maintain 3.25 GPA.
Graduate College of Education
Scholarship awarded for the Fall 2021 semester.

  • Awarding Department: Special Education Department
  • Scholarship Intent: Support students in the Department of Special Education, including Credential, MA, and Joint Doctoral
  • Criteria:
  • Major: Single: Special Education
  • Class Level: HS Seniors: N/A; Undergrad: N/A; Grad: Credential, MA and Joint Doctoral Program
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing SF State Students
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A ; Grad: 4 units Credential and 6 units for MA and Doctoral Program
  • 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: 3.25 GPA
  • 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” target="_blank">https://gcoe.sfsu.edu/current-students/scholarships
  • Number of Awards: 10

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