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