Elmer Winters Award for Excellence in Social Studies Educati

Departments: Education Studies Categories: Economics | Education | Geography and Anthropology | History | Political Science | Social Science | Sociology
Amount A variable number of awards between $250 and $500. Total amount available is $500.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria This award recognizes students who have demonstrated potential for teaching excellence in the social studies disciplines. Eligible students must have completed ES 356 Teaching Social Studies in Grades 6-12 in the calendar year preceding the award.
Application Procedure No application is necessary.
Application Deadline Students who have completed ES 356 Teaching Social Studies in grades 6-12 in the calendar year preceding the award will constitute the applicant pool.
Selection Procedure The Social Studies Committee will meet in January each year to select the award recipient(s) from the applicant pool.
Selection Deadline No later than February 14.
Notification The department of education studies representative on the Social Studies Committee will inform the award recipient(s) in writing and submit a completed Scholarship Award Form to the Financial Aid office.
Thank You The recipient is encouraged to send a thank you letter to Dr. Elmer Winters in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.