Scholarships and Awards

2020 SOE Student Scholarships & Awards

Barbara L. Wilcox Scholarship
Awarded to a student enrolled in the School of Education and pursuing teacher certification.

Ellie Walkey

Cassity Whitney Classroom Start-Up Legacy Scholarship
Awarded to graduating December or May seniors in the IU School of Education at IUPUI Elementary and Secondary Education Programs, who have exhibited outstanding service and/or leadership through the IUPUI teacher preparation program.

Kenzie Corey
Elementary Education

Rajveer Kang
Secondary Education

Cohen Family Scholarship
This gift is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in the School of Education who demonstrates how he/she finds fascination everywhere and turns it to educational advantage and how he/she is doggedly persistent in the connection of concepts to experiences.

Yunlun Wang

Dr. Patricia Rogan Scholarship for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Awarded to an undergraduate student enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI who has a record of academic excellence, leadership, and demonstrated commitment to urban education, with a focus on diversity, equity and inclusion.

Andrew Myers

Dr. Sheikh Abdul and Sadiqua Rahman Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student who is enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI with an interest in teaching in public schools in the state of Indiana.

Andrew Wagner

E.E. Jarboe Award Fund
Awarded to students enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI demonstrating academic excellence, leadership, and service.


Savannah Harris
Kailee Seawright

Ernest G. Heppner Scholarship for Social Justice and Diversity
Awarded to an undergraduate student who has been accepted into the Teacher Education Program with a secondary education major pursuing certification in Social Studies or Language Arts.


Taylor Doyle

Jose Rafael Rosario Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate student who is enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI and is interested in becoming a teacher in a public school.


Jacob Feagan

Khan-Siddiqui Family Scholarship
Awarded to an undergraduate student enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI with an interest in teaching in public schools in the state of Indiana.

Jacob Feagan

Mary & O'Dell Thompkins Scholarship
The scholarship is given to a IU School of Education at IUPUI undergraduate student who has been accepted into the Teacher Education Program, majoring in elementary education, and has a record of academic excellence.

Desiree Taylor

Patricia Payne Scholarship for Teacher Candidates
Awarded to undergraduate students in the IU School of Education at IUPUI or graduate student enrolled in a Teacher Education Program.

Desiree Taylor

Patricia Tefft Cousin Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI and accepted into the Teacher Education Program. The recipient must be majoring in elementary education with a demonstrated interest in special education, literacy, or early childhood, and who has a record of academic excellence.


Claire Hutt
Brandee Kinney
Gillian Stafford

Patricia Tefft Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time undergraduate student majoring in Elementary Education within the Teacher Education Program at the IU School of Education at IUPUI, who have a record of academic excellence and a demonstrated interest in special education, literacy, or early childhood.

Olivia Monge

Ruth Esther Holland Scholarship
Awarded to a full or part-time undergraduate student enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI who has achieved the status of either sophomore or junior standing, majoring in elementary education, reading, or language arts.

Andrea Pullin

IU School of Education at IUPUI Faculty and Staff Scholarship
Awarded to students enrolled in the IU School of Education at IUPUI and admitted into Teacher Education Program.

Morgan Baechle

Sheats Family Scholarship in Urban Education
Awarded to a student pursuing mathematics education.

Danielle Bitar

Teacher Corps Scholarship
Awarded to a graduate student in the Aspiring Teacher Alternative Certification Program who has an interest in urban education.

Danielle Bitar

Great 8 Scholarship
Intended for a graduate student who has been accepted into the Doctoral program at IU School of Education at IUPUI.

Idalia Wilmot

Uzma Mirza International RISE Scholarship
Gifts are awarded to support students wishing to teach in the United States of America, and support travel RISE scholarships for undergraduate students in the IU School of Education at IUPUI, to countries with Muslim populations.

Jacob Feagan