Mabel Whitehead Special Education Scholarship

GRADUATE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

  • Awarding Department: Special Education
  • Scholarship Intent: Award is provided to pay for educational expenses, to students enrolled in the Master of Arts in Special Education.
  • Criteria: Major: M.A. in Special education, with an emphasis in Physical & Health Impairments or Moderate to Severe Disabilities; and/or Education Specialist Credential in Moderate to Severe Disabilities or Physical & Health Impairments; or Ph.D. Joint Doctorate in Special Education. Joint Doctoral program students are considered to be enrolled full time when registering for 3 units at San Francisco State University, plus 12 units at the University of California, Berkeley. Ed.D. students are also eligible to apply.
    Priority will be given to students who have demonstrated strong overall goals for success in the program, and excellence of achievement from letters. Financial need is not a primary factor.
  • Major: Single: Special Education,
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A, Grad: Masters/Credential/PhD
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • 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 244
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132
  • Phone Number: (415)338-2389
  • Email: retta@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://coe.sfsu.edu/grad/scholarship-listings
  • Number of Awards: One award Fall, and One award spring semester

Award
$2,600.00
Scopes
Graduate College of Education
Deadline
10/16/2017
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. Letter #1: Academic Recommendation
  4. confidential letter of recommendation (#2)