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SMI Tiered Scholarship Program


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 TIER I

 WHO SHOULD APPLY SMI Seniors applying to UCR Teaching Credential Program

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: Multiple SMI Scholarships will be awarded for 2017-18 AY in the amount of up to $8,000 each.  Award amounts will be based on applicant's merit and involvement in the SMI Program.

REQUIREMENTS

Minimum

  • Current active SMI Students
  • Admission to UCR Teaching Credential Program
  • Passed CBEST
  • Passed CSET Subtests I & II in subject area (Mathematics or Sciences)
  • In pursuit of STEM Bachelor’s degree from UCR
  • Completed EDUC 3 or equivalence
  • Completed one upper-division course from: EDUC 109, 110, 116, 174, 175

 Preferred

  • Passed CSET Subtests I, II, III in subject area (Mathematics or Sciences)
  • Completed EDUC 4 or equivalence
  • Completed two or more upper-division courses from: EDUC 109, 110, 116, 174, 175
  • Completed NASC 192
  • Participated in SMI Peer Mentor Program
  • Participated in CMST Apprentice Program or SMI sponsored academies

DEADLINES:  Friday, March 3, 2017

APPLICATION: UCR Teaching Credential application, including external materials (e.g. transcripts, letters of recommendation, etc.) must be submitted directly to UCR-GSOE by the deadline.  No SMI Scholarship Application Needed.  SMI Scholarship Committee will coordinate with UCR-GSOE to review your teaching credential application.

CONTACT:
Leslie Bushong
SMI-P20 Director
1315 Pierce Hall
leslie.bushong@ucr.edu

For additional financial scholarship support, please consider the Leonard Family Foundation Scholarships offered through the UCR Graduate School of Education.

TIER II

WHO SHOULD APPLY: SMI Juniors advancing to Senior Year

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: Multiple SMI Scholarships will be awarded for 2017-18 AY in the amount of up to $5,000 each. Award amounts will be based on applicant's merit and involvement in the SMI Program.

REQUIREMENTS

Minimum:

  • Maintain updated SMI Program Plan
  • Maintain good academic standing
  • Minimum GPA (cumulative): 2.80
  • Passed CBEST, official documentation needed
  • Passed one CSET Subtest in subject area (Mathematics or Sciences), official documentation needed
  • Completed EDUC 3 or equivalence
  • Completed one upper-division course from: EDUC 109, 110, 116, 174, 175
  • Updated Resume

Preferred

  • Passed two or more CSET Subtests in subject area (Mathematics or Sciences), official documentation needed
  • Completed EDUC 4 or equivalence
  • Completed two or more upper-division courses from: EDUC 109, 110, 116, 174, 175
  • Completed NASC 192
  • Participated in SMI Peer Mentor Program
  • Participated in CMST Apprentice Program or SMI sponsored academies
  • Attended one or more SMI approved professional development events during this academic year

DEADLINE: Friday, May 19 2017 by 12:00 p.m. (noon)

APPLICATON

CONTACT:
Leslie Bushong
SMI-P20 Director
1315 Pierce Hall
leslie.bushong@ucr.edu

TIER III

WHO SHOULD APPLY: 2017-18 SMI Juniors

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: Multiple SMI Scholarships will be awarded for 2017-18 AY in the amount of up to $4,000 each. Award amounts will be based on applicant's merit and involvement in the SMI Program.

REQUIREMENTS

Minimum

  • Maintain updated SMI Program Plan
  • Maintain good academic standing
  • Minimum GPA (cumulative): 2.75
  • Passed CBEST, official documentation needed
  • Completed EDUC 3 or equivalence

Preferred

  • Passed one CSET Subtest in subject area (Mathematics or Sciences), official documentation needed
  • Completed EDUC 4 or equivalence
  • Completed one upper-division course from: EDUC 109, 110, 116, 174, 175
  • Participated in SMI Peer Mentor Program
  • Attended one or more SMI approved professional development events during this academic year

DEADLINE (reopened): Friday, December 1, 2017 by 12:00 p.m. (noon)

APPLICATION

CONTACT:
Leslie Bushong
SMI-P20 Director
1315 Pierce Hall
leslie.bushong@ucr.edu


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