Susan J. Cady Scholarship


  • Awarding Department: Special Education
  • Scholarship Intent: Assist promising students in the College of Education who are working toward achieving their teaching credential in Special Education, specializing in moderate to severe disabilities, or severe disabilities, and; during the semester of student teaching.
  • Criteria: Must have a credential objective or emphasis in moderate to severe or severely handicapped. Preparing to enter semester of student teaching.
  • Major: Single: Special Education,
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A, Grad: Masters/Credential
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: FULL-TIME
  • 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: 3.5
  • Contact Person: Loretta Seva’aetasi
  • Campus Address: BH 240
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2389
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Graduate College of Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. You must be student teaching the semester of award. Where will you be student teaching?
  2. How do you plan to finance your education?
  3. 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
  4. Two reference letters are required. Two academic references are preferred but you can have one reference be a professional reference.
    • Please provide the name and e-mail of your first reference. Academic references are preferred.
    • Please provide the name and e-mail of your second reference. Academic references are preferred.