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Outstanding Grad Student 2016
Outstanding Graduate Student, Jennifer Bauer, with Dean Anita Greenwood

Outstanding Dissertation 2016
Outstanding Dissertation, Robert Michaud, with Dean Anita Greenwood

This year's recipients of the Coburn Award for Teaching Excellence were: Jamie Wood (Elementary) and Andrew Pearson (Secondary), shown here with program coordinator Patricia Fontaine, and Dean Anita Greenwood


Endowed, one-year scholarships ranging from $500 to $4000 are available for newly admitted and returning students. Scholarship decisions are made during the spring semester and awarded for the following academic year. 

To view the available scholarships, please go to the searchable scholarship database. The application process opens in mid-January.  You do not apply for a specific scholarship, but you will be matched with all scholarships for which you are eligible.  Scholarship decisions will be made by June for the following academic year.  Scholarships are only available for candidates in degree programs.

Awards Events

New Doctoral Scholars

Each year, we celebrate the achievement of our new graduates. Each dissertation chair introduces the new doctoral scholar to family, friends and faculty present at the Inn and Conference Center.

New Teachers

Graduates of the M.Ed. Initial Licensure Program are congratulated with a dinner at the Inn and Conference Center. We also celebrate the work of cooperating practitioners and the School of Education's partnership with local schools.