Transcribing Mariners Scholarship For Teachers of the Visually Impaired

Graduate College of Education
Awarding Department: College of Education San Francisco State
Scholarship Intent: To provide tuition support to graduate students in the Graduate College of Education at San Francisco State committed to careers that help the visually impaired.
Additional Criteria: A commitment to work as a teacher of the Visually Impaired for 3 years after program completion. This scholarship is available for up to two years provided student maintains good academic standing in the program.
Major: Single: MA plus Credential in Visual Impairments
Class Level: Grad: Masters/Credential/
Enrollment Status: Continuing
Enrollment Requirement: Grad: FULL-TIME (Requires 12 units MA/ 8 units Credential)
Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
Citizenship: Any
GPA: Grad GPA: 3.0
Contact Person: Ty Robinson
Campus Address: BH 502B
Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
Phone Number: (415) 338-1031
Web page:
Number of Awards: 1
Amount of Award: Amount equivalent to tuition and fees

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