Purpose of Scholarship
Who is Eligible?
To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must have been officially admitted to the ECS minor or the ECS major and have at least junior standing or they may be a graduate student in the MA in Early Childhood Education program. Graduate students must be actively enrolled and in good standing in the program.
- Complete all parts of the application form below. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Students who have previously been awarded a Nourot Scholarship are not eligible for a second award.
- Request a recommendation from a person who is knowledgeable about your academic work and/or your work with young children. Appropriate persons from whom to request a recommendation include faculty members at SSU, a faculty member at a community college you attended, a director of an early care and education program, etc. Please complete Part 1 of the Recommendation Form, and then email it to the person who will provide your recommendation. They can return the form directly to the Departmental Administrative Coordinator by October 31, 2022.
- The deadline for applications is October 31, 2022.
If you have questions about the application process, please contact the