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 Friday, March 24, 2017
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:
Ronald A. Dhuey Memorial Scholarship
scholarship was established by the Dhuey family in memory of Ronald A.
Dhuey, who served the 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.
Lucy Krchma Memorial Scholarship
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 the 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.
Only students who have not previously received this
scholarship are eligible.
Sally and Bernie Killoran Memorial Scholarship
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
Robert and Marvel Elbe Endowed
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.
Submit all materials to:
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Professional Program in Education (WH430)
ATTN: Scholarship Committee
2420 Nicolet Drive Green Bay, WI 54311-7011
Deadline: Friday, March 24, 2017 at
Harris Family Annual Scholarship for Student Teaching
Abroad in New Zealand
Award of $1,500
Imagine a place where you can teach to the highest
professional standards in one of the most respected
educational systems in the world, then, in less than a half
hour drive, relax on a beach, hike a rainforest, or kayak
pristine waters. This is the life-changing experience Chris
Harris (’09 and ’13) had teaching in New Zealand that
profoundly impacted his professional career in education. In
return for the education and experience that he received at
his alma mater, he wishes to assist future students looking
to “go the extra mile” for their career in obtaining the
Eligibility and Requirements
Must be an undergraduate student at UW-Green Bay
Must be admitted to the Professional program in
Must be completing a student teaching assignment in New
Minimum 1,500 word essay addressing: “Why do you want to be
an educator, and how will this experience contribute to your
goals and help future students.”
Submit the essay by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be sure to include your name and email address.
Deadlines for submissions are November 1st for spring term,
May 1st for fall.