Scholarships and Awards

Through the generosity of alumni, donors and friends of the College of Education we are able to provide scholarships for students. The next scholarship application period will open Fall-2017.

Information for Donors

By supporting scholarships, you assist talented students who show the promise of educational leadership.Scholarships serve an essential purpose, providing beginning professionals with an opportunity to focus on their studies and to be well prepared for the years of service they will provide. Simply put, the gift of scholarships from friends and alumni help students realize their aspirations to the fullest. 

For more information on how you can support the UI College of Education, contact Dean Daniel Clay or Cally Murray, Director of Development.

Scholarships & Awards News

Scholarship recipients and scholarship donors gather for a group photo at Hotel Vetro.
2017 scholarships awarded to College of Education students

Each year, the College of Education honors its top students with scholarships.

These awards celebrate outstanding student achievement in areas such as academic performance, research, student leadership, community service and citizenship, and contributions to all areas of education.

Courtney Fredrickson and Al Ruffalo at the scholarship awards luncheon at Hotel Vetro
Ruffalo scholarship ‘means everything’ to student

Courtney Fredrickson, of Forest City, Iowa, has wanted to be a teacher since she was in the sixth grade.

Jeremy Williams in front of flag
I-SERVE’S Williams awarded Pascarella Military Veteran Promise Award

Jeremy Williams, graduate assistant for I-SERVE, won the 2017 Ernest T. Pascarella Military Veteran Promise Award.

Connect with the College

Questions about applications and scholarship procedures should be addressed to:

Elizabeth Holm 
Administrative Services Coordinator 
College of Education Dean's Office
N459 Lindquist Center
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: (319) 335-6111
Fax: (319) 335-5386
Email: Elizabeth Holm

For more information about how you can support the UI College of Education, contact:

Daniel Clay
Dean, College of Education
N459 Lindquist Center
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
Phone: (319) 335-5380
Fax: (319) 335-5386
Email: Dean Clay

Cally Murray
Director of Development,
College of Education
The University of Iowa Foundation
One West Park Road
P.O. Box 4550
Iowa City, Iowa 52244-4550
Phone: (319) 467-3360
Fax: (319) 335-2568
Email: Cally Murray