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Scholarships

Morton Sisters Teacher Education Scholarship

Description: 

Requirements: 
  • Full time CWU student
  • Education major admitted to the Teacher Preparation Program
Application Process: 
  1. Complete the General Scholarship Application through your MyCWU Account.
  2. Submit the following additional materials:
  • Submit three letters of recommendation: two letters must be from faculty in two different academic disciplines, and one must be from a person outside the CWU community, qualified to evaluate your character and potential for becoming an excellent teacher.
  • A one-page essay expressing why you want to become a teacher. 

Finalists for the scholarship may be called on to conduct a 15-minute teaching session with the scholarship selection committee. 

Attach your additional materials electronically to your online scholarship application or submit to the Scholarship Office by March 1st. 

Supplemental Materials Required: 

* Submit three letters of recommendation: two letters must be from faculty in two different academic disciplines, and one must be from a person outside the CWU community, qualified to evaluate your character and potential for becoming an excellent teacher.
    * A one-page essay expressing why you want to become a teacher.

*Finalists for the scholarship may be called on to conduct a 15-minute teaching session with the scholarship selection committee.

Contact: 

CWU Financial Aid Office
400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7504
Phone: (509) 963-1611
Fax: (509) 963-1788
finaid@cwu.edu

Award Amount: 
Award amount to be determined
Deadline: 
October 1 - March 1
Department: 
Education
Type: 
GSA