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Lou Fontana Scholarship Fund

Maine Administrators of Services for Children with Disabilities (MADSEC)

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for undergraduate and graduate students from the University of Maine system who are matriculating toward a degree in teaching special education, preferably in the area of severe disabilities, but anyone pursuing a degree in special education will be considered. Preference may be given to applicants following a non-traditional path to the profession. Scholarships will be awarded based on GPA, paid and/or volunteer work experience with people with disabilities, resume, and a statement of commitment to working with students with disabilities.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

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Details

Deadline: Mar 3
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $750

Requirements

Class Year: Is this you?
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
  • Master's-level study
  • Doctoral-level study
Home State: Is this you?
  • Maine
College Major: Is this you?
  • Administration of Special Education
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
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