College of Education Scholarship Information

As you give back to the community, Lipscomb University wants to give back to you.  The College of Education offers significant scholarships to current educators and administrators.  Are you pursuing a career as a teacher? You're not left out either! Check out the following information to see if you qualify for scholarships.  

Current Educators

The College of Education at Lipscomb University offers full-time teachers, teacher assistants and/or administrators who enroll in the on-campus Graduate Education Program an In-Service Scholarship. This is a 20% scholarship for all Doctor of Education and Education Specialist level course, and a 26% scholarship for all Master of Education level courses.   An appropriate school employment official must certify that the conditions for the scholarship have been met.

The completed form must be mailed to:

Lipscomb University
College of Education

Attn: Outreach and Enrollment
One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204

Alumni Scholarship

The College of Education at Lipscomb University offers a 20% scholarship to any previous Lipscomb student toward graduate education courses. To apply for this scholarship, please download and complete this application. The completed form must be completed and mailed to:

Lipscomb University
College of Education

Attn: Outreach and Enrollment
One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204

Cultural Diversity Teacher Training Scholarship

The College of Education at Lipscomb University offers students from a traditionally under-represented group who are interested in an initial teaching license the Cultural Diversity Teacher Training Scholarship. The scholarship will be granted to those candidates with the greatest need based on their FAFSA data and expected family contribution (EFC).

For more information on the Cultural Diversity Teacher Training Scholarship, please read this document with the scholarship's background and guidelines

To apply for the Cultural Diversity Scholarship Teacher Training Scholarship please download and complete the application.

The completed form must be mailed to:

Lipscomb University
College of Education

Attn: Outreach and Enrollment
One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204

Additional Opportunities

The College of Education awards scholarships each semester, as university funding is available. Scholarships are awarded by the Graduate Scholarship Committee on a case by case basis. You will also need to submit a self-evaluation form and two references. All documentation must be submitted before it will be considered by the  scholarship committee. A 3.0 G.P.A. is required to be eligible and maintain the scholarship. Recipients must also have full admission status.  Please contact Laura Weller at laura.weller@lipscomb.edu or 615-966-5017 for more information. 

Ayers Leadership Fellows

The Ayers Foundation has made scholarships available for these aspiring school leaders, and Ayers Leadership Fellows will be selected from a pool of applicants based on merit and innovative partnerships with their individual school districts. 

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