School of Education Scholarship Information

Students in need of financial aid are encouraged to contact Webster's Financial Aid Office for information about grants, loans, and scholarships. The Office of Military affairs offers financial assistance for active-duty military, veterans, their qualified dependents and spouses, students who lost a parent in the line of duty, and First Responders. In addition, students and prospective students can use the list below to find information about sources of financial aid. 

Graduate Alumni Discount

Alumni of the School of Education's graduate programs (MAT, MA and MET) may apply for a special tuition discount toward eligible graduate courses (see application form). The discount is subject to application approval and is limited to a lifetime maximum of 12 credit hours.  Application Form

Grad-to-Grad Scholarship

For incoming graduate students who received their undergraduate degree from Webster and begin a master's in the next consecutive term. Students who graduated in Spring may begin in Fall. More information

Kornblum Scholar Program

The Beatrice and David Kornblum Institute for Teaching Excellence makes scholarships available to teachers and teacher candidates working with or aspiring to work with students from low-income districts having diverse populations. To be considered for an award, students must have successfully completed at least half of their degree program with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or more, and submit an application with all required materials. Awards of up to $2,500 are available, funding is limited so early application is encouraged. Applications are due May 15th of each year. Recipients are notified by August 1st. See the Kornblum Scholarship Application for more information. 

Walker Tutoring Funds

The Earl & Myrtle Walker Endowed Education Scholarship provides stipends for apprentice teachers to tutor in their host school, after hours. To be considered for the stipend, students must be enrolled in their apprentice teaching course and submit an application. For more information, contact dmoore@webster.edu.

 

External Scholarships

Various organizations and institutions offer scholarships. Below is a short selection of external scholarships of interest to education students. These scholarships are not affiliated with Webster University but are included for informational purposes.

Students in need of financial aid are encouraged to contact Webster's Financial Aid Office. In addition, students and prospective students can use the list below to find information about external sources of financial aid. 

AFCEA Educational Foundation STEM Scholarships – offers scholarships to students pursuing teacher certification in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). For more information, go to www.afcea.org.

American Psychological Association Scholarships – scholarships for tuition, travel, and research are available for graduate students enrolled in the applied educational psychology program. For more information, go to www.apa.org.

International Honor Society in Psychology - scholarships for graduate students planning for careers in school psychology, including travel and research grants. For more information, go to www.psichi.org.

Jack J. Isgur Foundation Scholarship – for undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year and plan to teach in a K-8 rural Missouri school. For more information, go to www.isgur.org.

Missouri Association of Rural Education Scholarships – scholarships are available for students who plan to teach in a rural school system. For more information, go to www.moare.com.

St. Louis Graduates - An online resource with information about scholarships, programs, and other information. Go to www.stlouisgraduates.org

Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant – a federal grant for students who graduate and then teach in a high-need field in a low-income area. For more information go to www.studentaid.ed.gov