MASTER’S PROGRAM DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP OFFER
Scholarships will be awarded each year to new applicants from culturally diverse backgrounds. These scholarships are intended to support the changing school population needs.
One-third (1/3rd) tuition discount (does not include fees) will be awarded for all courses in a master’s degree program:
Applicants should submit a letter requesting consideration for a diversity scholarship, explaining why they would be an appropriate choice
Two letters of support should be included regarding the applicant’s potential contributions to K-12 education
A completed financial need form (FAFSA) should be attached to the letter of application
Representative of diverse cultural background
Documentation of financial need
Evidence of teaching potential (recommendations)
Scholarship may not be combined with any other institutionally funded scholarships
Receipt of the award is contingent upon full acceptance into the master’s degree program. Students must have at least a six -credit course load per semester and maintain a B or better in coursework. Failure to meet any of these requirements will disqualify the teacher candidate’s scholarship award.
Assistant Director, Graduate Admissions
School of Education
2900 Purchase Street
Purchase, NY 10577
“Signed…An Educated Brother!”