College of Education Alumni Association Freshman Scholarship
Each year the Michigan State University College of Education Alumni Association offers scholarship to talented freshman students who are planning a career in education. All students who meet the stated criteria may apply. Two scholarships, in the amount of $1,500 each, are for incoming freshmen who have been formally admitted to MSU and who intend to enroll in a pre-education program (elementary or secondary education).
DEADLINE: February 11, 2013 (5:00 PM)
The following criteria will be considered in making scholarship decisions:
High school grade point average (minimum 3.5 on a 4.0 scale required). (Full transcript through first semester senior year required along with report card for the most recent marking period.) Please mail a copy of each to College of Education Freshman Scholarships, Michigan State University, 518 Erickson, East Lansing, MI 48824
Statement of purpose (150 words)
Honors and awards
Three (3) letters of recommendation.
One from a counselor or advisor, one from a teacher and one from someone familiar with your experience with children.(All recommendations must be submitted online.)
Completed applications must be submitted by February 11, 2013. All transcripts/report cards must be postmarked by February 8, 2013 and received in our office by February 11, 2013.