Make scholarship applications a priority
You’ve completed your application to SFA, scheduled an appointment with an advisor, found a place to live and even mocked up a class schedule. Your next decision: how are you going to pay for it all?
SFA students have access to hundreds of opportunities to get scholarship funding to help with college expenses. You just need to explore and apply!
Education studies scholarships
Lumberjacks pursuing a major in Education Studies are also eligible for several specific scholarships.
Betty Sisco White Secondary Education Scholarship
The Betty Sisco White Secondary Education Scholarship is for undergraduate students who are pursuing a minor or concentration in secondary teaching and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Dr. Morgan Moses Memorial Scholarship
The Dr. Morgan Moses Memorial Scholarship is for a graduate student in the department of education studies with a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Joyce Graves Honea Memorial Scholarship
The Joyce Graves Honea Memorial Scholarship is intended for an elementary education or interdisciplinary studies major maintaining a 2.5 GPA.
Robert T. McKibben Scholarship
The Robert T. McKibben Scholarship is intended for an undergraduate education major pursuing a teaching certification. The student is maintaining a 2.5 GPA.
Lester and Frances Rhymes Smith
The Lester and Frances Rhymes Smith is for an education major who intends to be a public school teacher and is maintaining a 3.0 GPA.
Getting Started: Financial Aid
Whether you’re applying for a scholarship or interested in a grant, loan or work-study program, you’ll need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and make sure you meet certain academic and financial requirements. Don’t worry, financial aid isn’t as complicated as it sounds, and we’re here to help you before, during and after the application process.