Financial Aid Opportunities

 

Lurie College Scholarships


Thanks to generous monetary support from alumni and friends, each year Lurie College is able to award current and incoming undergraduate, graduate, credential, and doctoral students with scholarships based on their academic, personal, and professional affiliations, accomplishments, and aspirations.  Learn more about one of the 2019-2020 scholarship recipients, Communicative Disorders & Sciences undergraduate student Jessica Doushgounian, in the video above and learn about more scholarship recipients on the Lurie College blog!

 

  • Number of Lurie College students awarded: 108
  • Amount of scholarship funds awarded: $258,100
  • Median award amount: $1000; Average award amount: $2390

 

Current and incoming Lurie College students

Please vist the SJSU Scholarships webpage during the spring semester to apply for Lurie College and SJSU scholarships!


Lurie College alumni and friends

Please visit the Lurie College of Education Giving webpage to contribute a montetary gift and create opportunities for Lurie College students!

  

Lurie College Student Conference Travel Grant


Lurie College is proud to provide financial support to its students who are presenting their research at conferences.  Undergraduate, graduate, credential, and doctoral students are eligible to apply for up to one $500 grant per fiscal year (July 1 - May 31) towards expenses for registration fees, travel, lodging, and meals.  A limited amount of funding is available.  To apply for a Lurie College Student Conference Travel Grant, please download and complete this brief form (PDF)!

 

Lurie College Student Research Supplies Grant


Lurie College is also proud to provide financial support to its students who are in need of supplies to conduct their academic research.  Undergraduate, graduate, credential, and doctoral students are eligible to apply for up to one $200 grant per fiscal year (July 1 - May 31) towards expenses for research supplies.  A limited amount of funding is available.  To apply for a Lurie College Student Research Supplies Grant, please download and complete this brief form (PDF)!

 

Lurie College Financial Hardship Grant


Lurie College has a limited amount of grant funds available to support its students who have experienced an unforeseen financial hardship that will prevent them from continuing their enrollment at Lurie College and SJSU.  If you are a Lurie College undergraduate, graduate, credential, or doctoral student who has experienced this type of hardship, please complete this brief Google form so that a Lurie College advisor can contact you to discuss this option as well as other possible campus resources!

 

Lurie College Student Research Awards


Lurie College is pleased to offer up to four student-research awards for the 2019-2020 academic year to support students to be mentored by a faculty mentor on a student-initiated research project. These awards are designed to support student-faculty collaboration on an on-going or proposed research project related to the student’s major.  Students can receive a stipend of $2,000 per semester and $4,000 a year.  The deadline to apply for these awards was Sunday, September 15, 2019.

 

Federal Teacher Education Assistance for College & Higher Education (TEACH) Grant


Through the College Cost Reduction and Access Act of 2007, Congress created the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program that provides grants of up to $4,000 per academic year to students who plan to become teachers.  To learn more, visit the SJSU Financial Aid & Scholarship Office website!

 

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship Federal TEACH Grant


The Edit Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship provides up to nine months of additional post-9/11 GI Bill entitlement (or a maximum of $30,000) to qualifying veterans and Fry Scholars seeking a STEM degree or who have earned a STEM degree and are seeking a teaching certification.  To learn more, visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website!