Scholarships and Awards Information
The scholarships listed here are for currently enrolled students only. Please check scholarship criteria carefully before submitting your application. You can only apply for scholarships in your major--not your add-on areas.
The Winthrop University Richard W. Riley College of Education offers a variety of awards and scholarships which will be available Friday, February 24, 2017. On the basis of specific selection criteria, applications are evaluated each spring by members of the Richard W. Riley College of Education Scholarship Committee or by specific departments. All scholarships are issued at registration for the following semester. The Richard W. Riley College of Education scholarships are awarded
without regard to race, sex, religion, age, or national origin.
The deadline for submitting the scholarship packet for all scholarships administered by the Richard W. Riley College of Education for 2017-2018 is Friday, March 10, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. Scholarship applications are due to Student Academic Services in 144 Withers.
*Note: Please choose the application that fits your major/program area. Only one application packet is needed for each student. All criteria must be met for applications to be considered and processed. Please read directions enclosed in the scholarship application packet.
Responsibilities of Applicants (pdf - 75 kb)
CASVPA Scholarship Application (pdf - 163 kb)
ECED Scholarship Application (pdf - 166 kb)
ELEM Scholarship Application (pdf - 165 kb)
MLED Scholarship Application (pdf - 163 kb)
NonTED Scholarship Application (pdf - 165 kb)
PHED Scholarship Application (pdf - 165 kb)
SPED Scholarship Application (pdf - 168 kb)
Faculty Instructions (pdf - 73 kb)
For more information on financing a teaching degree, check out the brochure below from the Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, and Advancement (CERRA) and the South Carolina Student Loan Corporation.
Financially Speaking: Becoming a South Carolina Teacher (pdf - 1.5 mb)
All forms are available in pdf format.