Scholarships for Early Childhood Education Students

  • Applicant must be enrolled in the Early Childhood Education program
  • Selection is based on scholarship ability and financial need.
  • Please submit a statement of financial need.
  • Post-bacs are eligible.

  • Applicants must be admitted to the elementary or special education program who are preparing to earn an endorsement in early childhood or early childhood special education.
  • No minimum GPA is required. *
  • Please include a paragraph in your essay on how you would address the specific interests and needs of preschool and primary students.
  • Post-Bac students are eligible.

  • Applicants must major in Early Childhood Education, plan to pursue a career in Early Childhood Education in a primary school setting
  • Must have outstanding academic merit in the ECE program at Woodring
  • Must demonstrate financial need. Please submit a statement of financial need.
  • Award may be used to any costs related to education expense, including, but not limited to: tuition, books, materials/supplies, etc.

  • Amount: Full tuition and fees for ECE internship quarter (amount varies)
  • Awarded annually to students accepted for internship placement in early childhood education (K-3). Recipients must be seeking an endorsement in Early Childhood Education. Financial need is required (please submit a statement of financial need).

The purpose of this award is to provide support for incoming students applying to the Early Childhood Education program.

Preference to be made to applicants who:

  • Clearly demonstrate a financial need
  • Demonstrate outstanding academic merit
  • Typify an underrepresented group in the program (i.e., students from a diverse background including, but not limited to, considerations of racial and/or ethnic identities, first-generation college students, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic challenges, etc.).
  • This scholarship is automatically renewable for up to three additional years for full-time students, or until a degree is granted, whichever comes first. 
  • Please provide a statement of financial need. 

Single application for the above scholarships (except those with a *)

Note: Scholarships with a * require additional information or a separate application. Click on them to find out more.

You only need to submit one copy of the application form.