Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
The Marilyn C. Brewer Scholarship is funded by Marilyn C. Brewer to recognize academic potential and to support a re-entry student with potential to become a high-quality teacher.
The scholarship offers a $7,000 amount, to help you with your studies
- This scholarship is open to re-entry students who have applied to or are continuing in a Credential Program.
- A re-entry student is defined as a person who is returning to school after being away from the academic world for a considerable amount of time.
- Academic potential
- Professional aptitude for teaching
Study experience required
Part 1: Log into your CSUF portal and click on the “Scholarships” button. Follow the onscreen instructions and complete the Scholarship Application. Do not submit application until all required documents have been uploaded (see part 2 & 3).
Part 2: Provide one letter of recommendation, written in the last year, from someone who can speak to your professionalism or potential for a career in education.
Part 3: Type a one-page (minimum) statement that includes information about: a) how long you have been out of school, why you are returning to school and why it would be financially difficult for you to pursue a credential without the support of the scholarship, b) why you want to become a teacher, c) your work experiences (may include resume), and d) any special circumstances that you would like considered.
Part 4: Complete and submit the College of Ed Scholarship Cover Page: https://forms.gle/f9L9AW56dmEb6RRM8