Florence Simonds & John B. May Scholarship

The Florence Simonds & John B. May Scholarship is awarded to a Master of Education Reading Specialist candidate. Candidates must have been formally admitted to the REED program, completed at least 2 courses in the program and have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. The scholarship is awarded to candidates who evidence academic scholarship and a deep commitment to the teaching of Reading. Providing full elaborate responses to two open-ended questions will enhance your application.Applications will be reviewed and scholarship winners selected by the Scholarship Committee in the Department of Literacy Studies. Award notifications will occur mid-January.

Area of Interest
Graduate Studies, Master of Education Reading Specialist
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please list the Graduate courses that you have completed. Minimum of 2 completed courses are required.
  2. Current school and position held
  3. How will this scholarship assist you in completing the REED program and meeting those goals?
  4. Explain your personal and professional goals for working with children who struggle with reading.