College of Education Scholarships

The College of Education offers several scholarship opportunities to students enrolled in our programs. Awards vary from $150 to $2,000. Below is a brief description of the scholarships available. Please be aware that not all scholarships may be available each semester. In addition, please note that specific departments in the College of Education offer scholarship opportunities to their students who are not enrolled in an initial teaching credential program; please consult with department offices or webpages for information on these department-specific scholarships.

Current Scholarships

Scholarship Name Value Supplemental Application

100 Black Men Of Sacramento Education Scholarship

$1,000

None

A.C. Nielsen International Bilingual/Multicultural Education Scholarship

$500

None

Armando Ayala Memorial Scholarship

$500

None

Barbara Lee Crocker Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Barbara R. Faught Memorial Scholarship for Elementary Student Teachers

$2,000

None

California Retired Teachers Association Scholarship Honoring Founder, Laura E. Settle

$3,000

A brief autobiography and summary of how the scholarship will help them achieve their goal of certification; and a letter of recommendation from one instructor and one teacher with whom they have worked in the classroom

California Retired Teachers Association, State Capital Division's, Dolores L. Toto Memorial Graduate Scholarship

Variable

None

Capitol Region School Psychologists Association Scholarship

Variable

Yes

Carol Davalos Scholarship for Counselor Education Graduate Students

$500

Yes

César Chávez Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Child Development Community Service Scholarship

$500

Yes

Charles and Leora Keaster Memorial Scholarship

$1,000

None

Dr. Chuck Toto Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Clarence "Cotton" Johnson Memorial Scholarship

$300

Yes

Dennis Grewer K-8 Student Teacher Endowed Scholarship

$500

None

Dr. Carole I. O'Brien Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Dr. A. Maurice Poe Memorial Award for Academic Excellence

Variable

None

Earline L. Ames Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Elizabeth Anne Luttrell Educational Counseling Scholarship

$500

Yes

Erma Anderson Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Escalameza Scholarship in Bilingual/Multicultural Education

Variable

None

Frances Galano Memorial Teaching Scholarship

Variable

None

Future Teacher Fellowships

$500

None

Gale Beeman Scholarship

Variable

None

George and Helena Webb Teachers of Tomorrow Scholarship

Variable

None

George Royal Annual Scholarship in Education Endowed Scholarship

Variable

None

Harold F. Smith Memorial Endowed Scholarship

$500

None

Ignacio Ruiz Scholarship for Future Bilingual Teachers

$2,500

None

Jane Ducey Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Jeanada Nolan Scholarship

$500

Yes

The Judith R. (Waldeck) Wolfe Teacher Education Scholarship

Variable

None

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Scholarship

Variable

None

Kathryn and Eugene Boyd Excellence in Education Scholarship

Variable

None

Kelvin and Shirley Lee Endowed in Teacher Education Endowed Scholarship

Variable

None

Lorna Anderson Brown Endowed Scholarship in Elementary Education

Variable

None

Louis and Francis Carp Memorial Teacher Education Scholarship

Variable

None

Marian Wright Edelman Scholarship

$500

Applicants must submit an essay about past experiences with children and families and future goals. Preference for candidates who want to work in the non-profit or policy area.

Marie Brushia & Lorraine Valine Special Women Scholarship

Variable

None

Mildred A. Dawson Fund for Reading and Language Arts

$500

None

Muriel F. Maloney/Malvetti Family Education Scholarship

$500

None

My Choice Foundation Scholarship in Special Education

Variable

None

Nick D. Floratos Scholarship for Excellence in Education

Variable

Applicants must submit a paper, not to exceed 500 words, on human rights issues that focus on the Armenian genocide and the holocaust.

Nancy Pierce Owens Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Penny and Terry Kastanis Teacher Education Scholarship

$1,000

None

Perrine-Churchill-Vind Education Scholarship

Variable

None

Phi Delta Kappa - Sacramento Chapter Scholarship in Teacher Education

Variable

None

Dr. Robert F. Davis and Dr. Jean Nix Davis Scholarship

$500

None

The Roger Valine-Vision Service Plan Endowed Scholarship

Variable

None

Schools Financial Credit Union Education Scholarships

$500

None

Scott R. Porter Memorial Book Scholarship

$250

None

Shari Wright Daniels Memorial Scholarship

$500

None

Simone Michelle Memorial Scholarship in Counselor Education

Variable

Yes

The Lila Jacobs Scholarship Fund

$1,000

None

Tom and Melinda Martin Scholarship in Education

$500

None

Velma Hay Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None

Wheelmaker's Endowed Education Scholarship

Variable

None

Wilson Riles Memorial Scholarship

Variable

None