Dr. Craig Fiedler Scholarship

This scholarship was established in honor of Dr. Craig Fiedler’s significant contributions to the field of special education, the department of special education, and the University community. This scholarship is open to undergraduate or graduate students enrolled at the Oshkosh campus in the special education program. Undergraduate applicants must have met Gateway I requirements and have been admitted, or have applied for fall admission, to the Teacher Education Program. Applicant must demonstrate the impact on their life of a personal relationship with an individual with a disability and an ongoing commitment to advocacy on behalf of individuals with disabilities. This award will be paid out in Fall 2021.

Award
$900
Scopes
College of Education & Human Services, Graduate Award, Oshkosh Campus, Special and Early Childhood Education, Undergraduate Award
Deadline
11/08/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay discussing the impact of a relationship you have with an individual with a disability and what that relationship has taught you about life. The individual with disabilities may be a member of your immediate family, a close friend, or neighbor.
  2. Please give at least one example of how you have engaged in advocacy and/or leadership activities on behalf of individuals with disabilities.