Friends of Teachers Visual Impairments and Orientation & Mobility (TVI and O&M)

Scholarship will be awarded for the Fall semester

  • Awarding Department: Special Education
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide financial support to students currently enrolled in either the Program in Visual Impairments (TVI) or program in Orientation and Mobility (O&M).
  • Criteria: Student must have completed at least one semester in either the TVI or O&M program before applying.
  • Major: Multiple: Special Education. Must be enrolled in MA Special Education, emphasis VI or O&M; Education Specialist Credential VI; Clinical Rehab. Services Credential O&M
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A, Grad: Masters/Credential
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • 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 240
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132
  • Phone Number: (415)338-2389
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Graduate College of Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. How do you plan to finance your education?
  2. Provide your goal statement by responding to the following inquiries.
    • Describe what you wish to accomplish with the completion of a credential or degree.
    • Describe your educational and professional goals
    • Describe your interest in education and related human services fields
  3. confidential letter of recommendation (#2)
  4. Letter #1: Academic Recommendation