Elizabeth Spencer, professor emeritus of special education, was chairperson of the Department of Special Education for many years and guided the establishment and early growth of departmental programs.

  • One award of approximately $770

Selection Criteria

  • Achieve sophomore, junior, or senior status by fall semester
  • Exhibit outstanding academic achievement
  • Be a full-time student both fall and spring semesters
  • Major in mild or severe disabilities
  • Have been admitted to the teaching curriculum
  • Express a financial need