Special Education

David M. Meeks Memorial Scholarship

The Meeks Scholarship was established in June 1993 by the family and friends of David M. Meeks.

Realizing that student teaching experiences can present a financial hardship to students, this scholarship is designated especially for the student teaching year.

  • Two awards
  • Amount varies, for the 2002-2003 school year the awards were $2,190 each

Selection Criteria

  • Have a GPA of 3.5 or higher (at application time)
  • Achieve senior status by start of fall semester of the award year
  • Be a full-time student both fall and spring semesters
  • Be enrolled in special education student teaching either fall or spring semester
  • Major in any area of special education
  • Express a financial need