Graduate Education Scholarship

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A limited number of graduate assistantships, scholarships, and/or fellowships are available each academic year to eligible applicants.


John Brown University Department of Graduate Education offers 10 scholarships of $1,000 each ($500 per semester) to students who are pursuing an initial license or additional endorsement in a teacher shortage area as defined by the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE). This list is updated annually by ADE and will be used to prioritize the scholarship offers from the Department of Graduate Education. Students will apply annually for the scholarship. 

In order to be eligible for the scholarship, you must:
  1. Be accepted for admission or be enrolled in a graduate degree program (M.Ed. or MAT) within the Department of Graduate Education at JBU.
  2. Maintain full-time status in a Graduate Education program.
  3. Maintain a 3.0 GPA in the program of study.

NOTE: Financial need may be considered, but will not be a primary factor in the selection process.

If you meet the criteria above and are interested in applying for this scholarship, please complete the application below and then hit the "submit" button.

Application Deadlines

  • Spring - December 23
  • Summer - April 25
  • Fall - August 5