Department of
Elementary Education / Early Childhood / Special Education

Elementary Education Program

Scholarships

There are many scholarship opportunities for Emporia State students. Below are resources for you to learn more.

  • Check out the ESU Scholarships and Grants page to find more information.
     
  • Future Teacher Scholarship - Each year college students can apply for scholarships from Kansas PTA.  These scholarships are geared to students wanting to continue their careers as teachers in Kansas are encouraged to apply. Learn more...
     
  • The Kansas Board of Regents offers undergraduate scholarships. Learn more...
      
  • A TEACH Grant can help you pay for college if you plan to become a teacher in a high-need field in a low-income area. You will be required to teach for a certain length of time, so make sure you understand your obligation. Learn more...
     
  • Wondering whether you can get your federal student loans forgiven or canceled for your service as a teacher? The US Department of Education and Federal Student Aid offers a Loan Cancellation/Deferment Option for Teachers. Learn more...
     
  • The Breidenthal Education Scholars Program provides scholarships for students from Wyandotte County who are seeking their elementary education degree through the ESU/KCKCC Distance Partnership Program. To learn more, email ESUscholarships@emporia.edu.
     
  • Author James Patterson funds scholarships for incoming freshman teacher education majors. Applicants selected as finalists will be notified and interviewed by the James Patterson Teacher Education Scholarship Selection Committee and eight recipients will be chosen. Contact The Teachers College Dean's Office to learn more.