Bertelson Education Fund

Departments: Education Studies Categories: Elementary Education
Amount One award of $1,300.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible, a student must be an undergraduate elementary education major and have completed -- or be completing -- the elementary block. The individual must be a full-time student with a resident GPA of 3.50 or higher, and have demonstrated high potential for success as an elementary teacher.

The award is to be applied to tuition/fees and other educational expenses while the recipient is student teaching.

Application Procedure

Go to the Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network. Complete the Teacher Education Scholarship Application.

Selection Procedure The Education Scholarship Committee will select the recipient of the scholarship based upon the criteria above.
Selection Deadline On or about April 1.

The office of the associate dean of Education and Human Sciences will notify the recipient by letter. The scholarship will be paid while the student is student teaching during either fall or spring semester. The recipient will be invited to participate in the College of Education and Human Sciences awards ceremony each spring.

A copy of the award letter should be sent to Ken Bertelson, the son of Mae Bertelson.

Thank You The recipient should send a thank-you letter to Dr. Ken Bertelson in care of UW-Eau Claire Foundation.