Betty Baird and Beatrice Baird Scholarship Fund (SOE)

  • Recipient must be full time at UWL and enrolled in the School of Education with a major in Physical Education Teacher Education;
  • Recipient must be in good academic standing with a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Recipient must be student teaching when the scholarship is paid, so must apply in the spring prior to their student teaching semester
  • Financial need shall be considered
  • Applicants must provide faculty references who will be asked to complete a survey with the following questions:
    * What is your relationship to the applicant?
    * How long have you known the applicant?
    * Rate the applicant’s academic ability & knowledge of subject matter in your class
    * Rate the applicant’s character and motivation
    * Rate the applicant’s potential for making future contributions to society

Supplemental Questions
  1. Baird References: Provide the names of two faculty members who can be contacted to provide a reference for you. You must get prior approval from the faculty member. The scholarship system will automatically send an email to your reference provider.
    • Reference 1
    • Reference 2