Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarship ApplicationMust be received by January 15.

Robert O. Brinkerhoff Endowed Scholarship for Organizational Learning & Performance

  • Must be pursuing a master's degree in organizational learning & performance and a full-time graduate student.
  • Recipient must have a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of application.
  • Special consideration given to single parents and adult students with experience living or working in diverse environments.
  • Scholarship is renewable for a period of up to one year provided student remains a full-time graduate student in organizational learning & performance and has satisfactory academic progress.

Van E. Cooley Memorial Scholarship for Educational Leadership

  • Must be must be a student in the Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
  • The recipient must engage in meaningful academic research or innovative projects aimed at improving K-12 education.
  • The recipient must maintain a GPA of 3.5 or above.
  • The recipient must collaborate with a school system similar in nature to which Western Michigan University participates with.
  • The recipient must utilize technology to link the foregoing for advancing K-12 student learning.

Paul and Phyllis Griffeth Endowed Student Affairs Scholarship

  • Must be a master or doctoral student in Student Affairs and Higher Education.
  • Recipient must maintain good academic standing (3.25 minimum grade point average).

Howard O. Lindsey Graduate Scholarship for Minority Students

  • Must be must be a student in the Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
  • Enrolled full-time in graduate studies.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Preferences given to minority graduate students, with first preference to African-American students.
  • Preference will be given to eligible students who demonstrate financial need.

Misner Family Endowment for Educational Leadership

  • Must be a first-year graduate student pursuing a master's degree in Educational Leadership full or part-time.
  • The recipient shall have a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of application.
  • Preference shall be given to students who are current or former public school employees in southwest Michigan.
  • Preference will be given to eligible students who demonstrate financial need.

Pratley Family Scholarship for Educational Leadership

  • Must be a first-year graduate student pursuing a master's degree in Educational Leadership full or part-time.
  • The recipient shall have a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of application.
  • One half of the scholarship shall be made during the fall semester and one half shall be made spring semester.
  • Preference will be given to eligible students who demonstrate financial need.

Schau Family Endowment for Educational Leadership

  • Must be a first-year graduate student pursuing a master's degree in Educational Leadership full or part-time.
  • The recipient shall have a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of application.
  • Preference will be given to eligible students who demonstrate financial need.

Don and Helen Weaver, Endowment for Community Education

  • Must be a doctoral student in the Educational Leadership program
  • Based on activity and background in the area of school-community relations.

Questions regarding scholarships? Please contact Glenn Schrauben at or (269) 387-3894.

 

Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
3571 Sangren Hall
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5283 USA
(269) 387-3896 | (269) 387-3696 Fax
elrt-info@wmich.edu