Santa Clara University

School of Education and Counseling Psychology

ECP Scholarships

SEMILLA Teacher Fellowship

Fellowship Program Description

The SEMILLA Teacher Fellowship provides assistance to students pursuing Master of Arts in Teaching with Teaching Credential (MATTC) program who:

  • Agree to successfully complete a minimum of 18 units at the East San Jose campus (courses to be determined);
  • Agree to provide community service at the East San Jose campus during the time of enrollment in MATTC;
  • Agree to successfully complete the MATTC program and be awarded a teaching credential from the State of California;
  • Agree to teach for two years post-degree/post-preliminary credential in a High-Need School that is predominantly comprised of an underserved Latina/o student population within four years of completing the MATTC program.
Important Notes:
  • Please note Winter 2015 Quarter applications are now closed
  • February 25th-Deadline for Spring 2015 Quarter SEMILLA Fellowship Applications
  • This fellowship is only for students who are accepted for admission, or enrolled in Master of Arts in Teaching with Teaching Credential (MATTC) program
  • NHU teaching credential transfer students are not eligible for this scholarship
You are welcome to contact our office at 408-551-3422 or email us a ecpadmissions@scu.edu for any questions or inquires.
Recipients

Upon selection as a SEMILLA fellow, student will receive a tuition scholarship which will pay for 50% of the tuition for the quarters she/he enroll AFTER being awarded the scholarship. This scholarship only applies to the tuition associated with Master of Arts in Teaching with Teaching Credential Program from Santa Clara University- Department of Education. Student is responsible for payment of the balance of tuition and fees.

Service Obligation Requirement

To meet the teaching requirement of the Fellowship Fund, SEMILLA fellows will commit to teach for two years post-degree/post-preliminary credential in a High-Need School that is predominantly comprised of an underserved Latina/o student population within four years of completing the MATTC program.

To apply, complete the online SEMILLA Teacher Fellowship Application.

ECP Tuition Scholarship

ECP Tuition Scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year is currently unavailable.

Endowed Scholarships for the 2014-15 Academic Year

To apply, complete the online Endowed Scholarship Application.

Tuition Scholarships for the San Jose Diocese and Sacred Heart Nativity Employees

A tuition scholarship is available for teachers, counselors, and administrators employed by the Diocese of San Jose who are taking graduate courses in the School.

To apply, complete the online Diocese of San Jose and Sacred Heart Nativity Scholarship Application.

Educational Leadership Off-site Cohort Scholarship

To apply, complete the online Educational Leadership Off-site Cohort Scholarship Application.

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