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Professional Program inEducation


Students in the Professional Program In Education may be eligible for a number of scholarships and/or other awards. Each of these opportunities is described below. Education students will be notified when scholarships are available.


  • Minimum GPA is listed in each Scholarship description

  • Admitted to UW-Green Bay

  • Admitted to the Professional Program In Education

  • Other criteria listed specific for each Scholarship

Deadline:  Applications are due on March 31, 2015

Form should be downloaded and filled out using Microsoft Word and then printed.  If you have trouble filling out form in Microsoft Word, print out form and fill out by hand.
Link for form:   Scholarship Application

Ronald A. Dhuey Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Dhuey family in memory of Ronald A. Dhuey, who served University of Wisconsin-Green Bay for nearly three decades as its first Registrar and later as Associate Vice Chancellor for Instructional Research. Ron was one of the first recipients of the Founders Association Award for Excellence. Most of all, he was an advocate for nontraditional students, veterans and others, and a leader in the UW System efforts to streamline the credit-transfer process for students.  Recipients of this scholarship have a grade point average of at least 3.50 on a 4.0 scale.

 Krchma Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1986, by the Krchma family and friends in memory of Lucy Krchma.  Lucy Krchma was a teacher for 50 years having taught in Madison and in Luxemburg/Casco Area.  Recipients must have been full-time students at UW-Green Bay for at least 2 semesters and have a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Sally and Bernie Killoran Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2007 by Sally and Bernie Killoran, long-time friends of UW- Green Bay.  The recipient of this scholarship must be of junior or senior status and have been full-time at UW-Green Bay for at least two semesters.  Recipients must also have been accepted into the educationprogram, have excellent academic standing (minimum 3.25 gpa), and have demonstrated scholastic and practical excellence in both classroom and out-of-classroom settings.

Robert and Marvel Elbe Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2014 by the family of Robert and Marvel Elbe, Richard and Helen Schaal and Nancy Vandenput.  Mr. and Mrs. Elbe believed strongly in lifelong learning. The recipient of this scholarship must be majoring in Education and show exceptional promise as a future teacher.

Fall 2015 Student Teaching: edTPA Voucher Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the Professional Program in Education for students who will be Student Teaching in Fall 2015.  The edTPA Voucher must be redeemed and submitted to Pearson for Evaluation by December 31, 2015.

Qualifications:  Must be Student Teaching during the Fall 2015 Semester

Essay:  Write and submit an original 300-500 word essay in which you describe your hopes and expectations for student teaching, along with a brief description of how the edTPA Voucher Scholarship will assist you in demonstrating your performance as an effective educator during student teaching.

Submit Essay to Linda Collins by March 31, 2015

Univeristy of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Professional Program in Education (WH430)
ATTN:  Linda Collins
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI  54311-7001