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High School Senior Scholarships

All Majors | Business | Engineering & Architecture | Mathematics | Political Science, Sociology/Anthropology and Urban Studies

All Majors

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Herb Block Scholarship All Majors 2.0 or higher • Permanent Resident of D.C. or Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties in MD, or Cities of Falls Church and Alexandria in VA
• Apply and meet the eligibility criteria for FAFSA
• Full and Part-time Enrollment
• Completed fewer than 30 credits toward Associate or Baccalaureate Degree or Vocational Degree
Tuition, Fees, Books , Supplies, limited Transportation and Childcare ($8,000 per academic year maximum) Available (complete and submit The Herb Block scholarship application directly to The Herb Block Foundation prior to July 7 for fall semester or November 10 for spring semester) Visit www.herbblockfoundation.orgto obtain an application
or
Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
H.O.P.E (H.V. Robertson Family Memorial Education Foundation) All Majors 1.5 or higher • Graduate of Eastern Senior High School
• Participant in H.O.P.E Program at Eastern Senior High
Tuition, Fees, Books
($1,500 per semester or $3,000 an academic year)
February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Charles A. Horsky (Endowed) All Majors 3.0 • D.C. Resident
• D.C. Public Schools
• Admitted to Baccalaureate Degree Program
• Full-time Enrollment
• Three Recommendation Letters
• 500-Word Essay
Full Tuition, Fees, Books, Supplies, Limited Transportation
(four – academic years)
February 15 Ms. Edna  King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Presidential Scholarship for District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) Graduates All Majors 3.0 (High School GPA) • DC Public School  Graduating Seniors
• Full-time Enrollment
• Admitted to Baccalaureate Degree Program
• 300-500-Word Essay
Full Tuition, Fees
(four – academic years)
February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
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Business

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
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Engineering & Architecture

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
H. Arnold and Julia B. Craft (Endowed) Engineering (civil, electrical, electronics, mechanical, computer) 2.0 (High School) 2.5 (UDC) • Full-time Enrollment
• D.C. Resident
• D.C. Public Schools Graduate (Recommendation of High School Counselor) or Continuing Students
• Eligible for FAFSA
• 500 – word essay
Tuition, Fees, Books
(four – academic years)
February 15 Ms. Edna King,
UDC Foundation or High School Counselor 202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu or High School Counselor
Engineering and Science Dunbar (Endowed) Engineering 2.5 • D.C. Resident
• Dunbar Senior High Graduate
• Admitted to Associate or Baccalaureate Degree Program
• First-Year Freshman
Full Tuition, Fees
(four – academic years)
Currently Not Available Dr. Ben Latigo, Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
202/274-5220 or mijohnson@udc.edu
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Mathematics

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
James E. Joseph Endowed Scholarship Mathematics 2.75 • Entering fresh-men must have been in upper 25% of their graduating class
• Continuing students
• Full-time in four-year undergraduate or graduate program • D.C., Maryland, or Virginia Resident
Tuition, Fees, Books
(academic year, fall and spring semester only)
February 15 Dr. Vernise Steadman, Chair,
Department of Mathematics
202/274-5153 or vsteadman@udc.edu
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Political Science, Sociology/Anthropology and Urban Studies

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Phyllis Campbell Newsome Memorial  (Endowed) Urban Studies 3.0 • Female
• D.C. or Montgomery County (MD) Resident
• 500-Word Essay
Full Tuition, Fees
(four – academic years)
Currently Not Available Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
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Undergraduate Scholarships

All Majors | Business | Education | Engineering & Architecture | English | Journalism, Printing and Theatre | Mathematics | Music | Nursing and Allied Sciences | Political Science, Sociology/Anthropology and Urban Studies

All Majors

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Clavin Fields (Endowed) All Majors 2.5 (Undergraduate)
3.0 (Graduate)
• Full-time Enrollment
• Minimum of 20 Volunteer Hours in Institute of Gerontology
Tuition, Fees, Books, Conference Expenses, and Related Materials Currently Not Available Ms. Laurie Blackman Institute of Gerontology 202/274-6697 or lblackman@udc.edu
Emergency Student Assistance Loan Fund All Majors 2.5 • At least Second-semester Freshman
• Verification of Economic Crisis/Financial Need
Educational Purposes Only
• Repay in 60 days
Varies based upon the availability of Funds February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Herb Block Scholarship All Majors 2.0 or higher • Permanent Resident of D.C. or Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties in MD, or Cities of Falls Church and Alexandria in VA
• Apply and meet the eligibility criteria for FAFSA
• Full and Part-time Enrollment
• Completed fewer than 30 credits toward Associate or Baccalaureate Degree or Vocational Degree
Tuition, Fees, Books , Supplies, limited Transportation and Childcare ($8,000 per academic year maximum) Available (complete and submit The Herb Block scholarship application directly to The Herb Block Foundation prior to July 7 for fall semester or November 10 for spring semester) Visit www.herbblockfoundation.orgto obtain an application
or
Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Julia P. Marshall (Endowed) All Majors 2.5 • Full-time Enrollment
• Admitted to Baccalaureate Degree Program
• First-semester Junior
• DC, MD, or VA Resident
• 500-Word Essay
Full Tuition, Fees
(two – academic years)
Currently Not Available Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Masonic Emergency Fund of the Grand Lodge of DC All Majors 2.5 • Reside in D.C. or the Metropolitan Area (Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties or Arlington, Alexandria and Fairfax, Virginia).
• DC Public School Graduates or School in Metropolitan Area
• Enrolled Part or Full-time in Two or Four-year Undergraduate Degree Program (at least a Second Semester Freshman)
• 300-Word Essay
• One Letter of
Recommendation
Book Award ($500) February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Charles and Pamela Ogletree, Jr.(Endowed) All Majors 3.0 • Current year D.C. Public School Graduate
• D.C. Resident
• Full-time Enrollment
• Admitted to Baccalaureate Degree Program
• Participate in UDC Leadership Program
• 1st Generation Student
Full Tuition, Fees
(four – academic years)
Currently Not Available Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Tri-States Association(Endowed) All Majors 3.0 • Continuing Students
• D.C. Resident
• Full-time Enrollment
• Written Essay
• Baccalaureate Degree Program
Tuition, Fees, Books
(not to exceed $1,000 per year)
Currently Not Available Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
University Grant Fund & Application All Majors 2.5 • Need-based (verification required)
• At least second-semester Freshman
• Full-time Enrollment
• Undergraduate
• Completed FAFSA
• Participate in University or Donor Events
• 500-word Essay
(one semester award)
Books ($500 limit)
February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
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Business

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Altrusa International Business 3.0 • U.S. Citizen
• D.C. Resident
• Junior or Non-graduating Senior
$1,500 March 1 Ms.Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq. , 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
James Edward Miller Chapman Business 2.75 • D.C. Resident
• D.C. Public Schools Graduate
• Available to Undergraduate and Graduate Students
• Full-Time Enrollment
Tuition, Fees, Books ($1000) March 1 Ms.Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq. , 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
Odessa Starks Davis Memorial Business (Public Administration) 2.5 GPA (undergraduate)
3.0 GPA (graduate)
• D.C. Public Schools Graduate
• Commitment to Public Service Work
• Full-Time Enrollment
$3,500 March 1 Ms.Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq., 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
Pepco Business 3.0 • U.S. Citizen
• D.C. Resident
• Full-Time Enrollment
Tuition, Fees, Books March 1 Ms.Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq., 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
School of Business & Public Administration (SBPA) Business 3.0 • Sophomore, Junior, Non-graduating Senior or Graduate Level Varies based upon the availability of funds March 1 Ms.Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq., 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
School of Business & Public Administration Dean’s Award – This Scholarship is CLOSED Business 3.4
  • Junior, Non-graduating Senior or Graduate Level
$1,500 ($750.00 per semester) March 1 – This Scholarship is CLOSED Ms.Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq., 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
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Education

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Paul Phillips Cooke Teacher Education Must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.8 or better (undergraduate) or 3.3 or better (graduate).
  • Must be a DC Resident
  • Must be admitted to Teacher Education Program
  • Must submit a 350 word essay that describes why you have chosen to pursue a teacher education major; explain how you can continue to embrace excellence in teaching by adhering to the tenets of the conceptual framework of the education program – Diversity, Transformation, Reflection, and Collaboration.
$2,500 (graduate); $2,500(undergraduate) – Academic Year 2017 – 2018 March 15, 2017 Dr. Lena Walton (lwalton@udc.edu) Dr. Sandra Yates (syates@udc.edu)
In His Own Words features distinguished scholar, author, statesman, and former president of the District of Columbia Teachers College Paul Phillips Cooke, Ed.D. ’37, who died on July 4, 2010, in Washington, DC. Acclaimed both nationally and internationally as an esteemed educator and leader, Dr. Cooke’s light shone brightly for decades as he led by example and always demanded excellence and more from himself, students and colleagues. Born in NYC on June 29, 1917, Cooke attended DC public schools and matriculated at the renowned Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School, noted for its acumen in preparing that era’s Black American youth for higher education and higher paths to workplace success. He received a diploma at Dunbar in 1933 and a Bachelor of Science degree (cum laude) in English in 1937 from Miner Teachers College. He went on to receive a Master of Arts degree in Education in 1941 from New York University, a Master of Arts degree in English Literature in 1943 from the Catholic University of America, and a Doctorate in Education in 1947 from Columbia University. A Professor of English at DC Teachers College from 1944 to 1974, Cooke was named the college’s president in 1966 and served in that capacity until 1974. Cooke authored more than 200 publications and papers and won the admiration and respect of his associates in numerous arenas. Over the years, he remained active in many professional, social, international, community and civic organizations, including the following: Catholic Interracial Council of Washington, DC; American Veterans Committee; World Veterans Federation; and the Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History. Cooke was married to the late Rose Cooke, also a ’37 Miner Teachers College graduate, for 63 years.
Charles and LaVerne Earley Elementary Education (Teaching as a career) 2.5 • D.C. Public Schools Graduate
• D.C. Resident
• Admitted to Baccalaureate Degree Program
• First-Semester Junior
• 500-Word Essay
Tuition, Fees ($1,000 per semester) February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
Robert T. Bonds Memorial (Endowed) Education 2.5 • Resident of D.C., Maryland, or Virginia
• Full-time Enrollment in Baccalaureate Degree Program
• 500 – Word Essay
Full Tuition, Fees, Books
(four – academic years)
Currently Not Available Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu
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Engineering and Architecture

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
H. Arnold and Julia B. Craft(Endowed) Engineering (civil, electrical, electronics, mechanical, computer) 2.0 (High School) 2.5 (UDC) • Full-time Enrollment
• D.C. Resident
• D.C. Public Schools Graduate (Recommendation of High School Counselor) or Continuing Students
• Eligible for FAFSA
• 500 – word essay
Tuition, Fees, Books
(four – academic years)
February 15 Ms. Edna King,
UDC Foundation or High School Counselor 202/274-5312 or eking@udc.edu or High School Counselor
Engineering and Science Dunbar (Endowed) Engineering 2.5 • D.C. Resident
• Dunbar Senior High Graduate
• Admitted to Associate or Baccalaureate Degree Program
• First-Year Freshman
Full Tuition, Fees
(four – academic years)
Currently Not Available Dr. Ben Latigo, Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
202/274-5220 or mijohnson@udc.edu
Friends of Architecture Architecture 2.5 • Senior (first or second semester)
• Admitted to Associate or Baccalaureate Degree Program
• Need Basis
Varies based upon availability of funds February 15 Mr. Clarence Pearson
Dept. of Engineering, Architecture & Aerospace Technology
202/274-5059 or ssaunders@udc.edu
XEROX/SEAS Engineering To be Determined • Laboratory Fellows Varies based upon the availability of funds February 15 Dr. Ben Latigo, Dean
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
202/274-5220 or mijohnson@udc.edu
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English

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Norma Holloway and Julius A. Johnson
(Endowed)
English 3.0 • First-semester Senior
• Written Essay
• Two Recommendation Letters from English Department
Tuition, Fees, Books
($1000 per academic year)
February 15 Chair Dept. of English
202/274-5137
or
Dr. Alexander Howe
202/274-5658 or ahowe@udc.edu
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Journalism, Printing and Theatre

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Joseph Jennifer Printing/Printing Management N/A • Skilled in Graphic Arts
• DC resident
• Academic Achievements
• Full-time enrollment
Varies based upon availability of funds Available Chair, Dept. of Mass Media, Visual and Performing Arts 202.274.7402
On Stage Theater 3.0 • Participant or participated in Theater Program Productions Based upon the availability of funds Available Mr. Lennie Smith, Dept. of Mass Media, Visual & Performing Arts
202.274.7402 or lsmith@udc.edu
Max Robinson Mass Media, Visual, and Performing Arts 2.5 • Accepted into Mass Media, Visual, and Performing Arts Program
• 500-Word Essay – Topic: The Role of African Americans in Mass Media and Accountability in the 21st Century
Tuition, Fees, Supplies
($1,500 per semester or $3,000 per academic year)
April 18 Professor Olive Vassell, Department of Mass Media, Visual and Performing Arts
202.274.7402 or ovassell@udc.edu
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Mathematics

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
James E. Joseph Endowed Scholarship Mathematics 2.75 • Entering fresh-men must have been in upper 25% of their graduating class
• Continuing students
• Full-time in four-year undergraduate or graduate program • D.C., Maryland, or Virginia Resident
Tuition, Fees, Books
(academic year, fall and spring semester only)
February 15 Dr. Vernise Steadman, Chair,
Department of Mathematics
202.274.5153 or vsteadman@udc.edu
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Music

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Chorale (UDC) Music 2.0 (Cumulative) 3.0 (Applied Major) • Audition (Freshman and Continuing Students) Tuition, Fees
(Varies based on availability of Funds)
February 15 Dr. Judith Korey, Music Program, Dept. of Mass Media, Visual & Performing Arts
202.274.5803 or jkorey@udc.edu
Felix Grant Music (Jazz) 2.0 (Cumulative)
3.0 (Applied Major)
• Freshman and Continuing Students   Audition Tuition, Fees (Varies based upon availability of funds) February 15 Dr. Judith  Korey
Music Program
Dept. of Mass Media Visual & Performing Arts
202.274.5803 or jkorey@udc.edu
Jazz Ensemble/Lab Band Music 2.0 (Cumulative)
3.0 (Applied Major)
• Freshman and Continuing Students
• Full-time enrollment
• Audition
Tuition, Fees
(Varies based on availability of funds)
Available Dr. Judith Korey
Music Program
Dept. Of Mass Media, Visual & Performing Arts
202.274.5803 or jkorey@udc.edu
Music Dept. Fund Music 2.0 (Cumulative)
3.0 (Applied Major)
• Freshman and Continuing Students   Audition Tuition, Fees
(Availability of Funds)
February 15 Dr. Judith  Korey
Dept. Of Mass Media, Visual & Performing Arts
202.274.5803 or jkorey@udc.edu
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Nursing and Allied Sciences

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Tom Hickey Nursing 2.5 • Continuing Students
• Recommendation Letter (former teacher or patient)
• Practical Experience
• Admitted to Associate Degree Program (41 credit hours)
Baccalaureate Degree Program (62 credit hours)
$600 (Tuition, Fees, Books,  Education Supplies) February 15 Pier Broadnax, Director Director of Nursing
pbroadnax@udc.edu | 202.274.5916
Olendar Foundation/
Cadeaux Memorial Nursing
(Endowed)
Nursing 3.0 • D.C. Resident
• Continuing Students (Completed Two Years Of Study)
• Full-time Enrollment
• Performed Voluntary Community Service
• Documentation of Need
Tuition (awarded to new recipient annually) February 15 Pier Broadnax, Director Director of Nursing
pbroadnax@udc.edu | 202.274.5916
The HSC Foundation Special Education, Nursing and Speech Pathology 2.5 • D.C. Resident
• Full-time Enrollment
• Baccalaureate Degree Program
• Junior Level
• 500-word Essay
Tuition, Fees, Books ($5,000 per academic year) February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202.274.5312 or eking@udc.edu
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Political Science, Sociology/Anthropology and Urban Studies

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Apprenticeship and Technical & Industrial Trades (Endowed) D.C. Apprenticeship School, EMT Training, Homeland Security First Response Training and DC Emergency Dispatching Programs To Be Determined To Be Determined To Be Determined Currently Not Available Mrs. Robbie Milam, Office of Apprenticeship Technical & Industrial Trades (OATIT)
202.274.7172 or rmilam@udc.edu
Phyllis Campbell Newsome Memorial (Endowed) Urban Studies 3.0 • Female
• D.C. or Montgomery County (MD) Resident
• 500-Word Essay
Full Tuition, Fees
(four – academic years)
Currently Not Available Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202.274.5312 or eking@udc.edu
Charles S. Williams Sociology-Anthropology N/A • Outstanding Research in Field of Sociology & Anthropology Tuition, Fees February 15 Dr. Leslie Richards  Dept. of Urban Affairs, Social Sciences & Social Work
202.274.7407 or arichards@udc.edu
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Graduate Scholarships

All Majors | Business | Education | Mathematics

All Majors

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Emergency Student Assistance Loan Fund All Majors 2.5 • At least Second-semester Freshman
• Verification of Economic Crisis/Financial Need
Educational Purposes Only
• Repay in 60 days
Varies based upon the availability of Funds February 15 Ms. Edna King, UDC Foundation
202.274.5312 or eking@udc.edu
Clavin Fields (Endowed) All Majors 2.5 (Undergraduate)
3.0 (Graduate)
• Full-time Enrollment
• Minimum of 20 Volunteer Hours in Institute of Gerontology
Tuition, Fees, Books, Conference Expenses, and Related Materials Currently Not Available Ms. Laurie Blackman Institute of Gerontology 202.274.6697 or lblackman@udc.edu
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Business

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Odessa Starks Davis Memorial Business (Public Administration) 2.5 GPA (undergraduate)
3.0 GPA (graduate)
• D.C. Public Schools Graduate
• Commitment to Public Service Work
• Full-Time Enrollment
Amount Varies February 28, 2014 Ms. Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq. , 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
Pepco Business 3.0 • U.S. Citizen
• D.C. Resident
• Full-Time Enrollment
Tuition, Fees, Books
(Maximum $1,800)
February 28, 2014 Ms. Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq. , 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
School of Business & Public Administration (SBPA) Business 3.0 • Sophomore, Junior, Non-graduating Senior or Graduate Level Varies based upon the availability of funds February 28, 2014 Ms. Racquel Brown-Gaston, Esq. , 202.274.6617 or rgaston@udc.edu
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Education

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
Paul Phillips Cooke Teacher Education Must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.8 or better (undergraduate) or 3.3 or better (graduate).
  • Must be a DC Resident
  • Must be admitted to Teacher Education Program
  • Must submit a 350 word essay that describes why you have chosen to pursue a teacher education major; explain how you can continue to embrace excellence in teaching by adhering to the tenets of the conceptual framework of the education program – Diversity, Transformation, Reflection, and Collaboration.
$2,500 (graduate); $2,500 (undergraduate) – Academic Year 2017 – 2018 March 15, 2017 Dr. Lena Walton (lwalton@udc.edu) Dr. Sandra Yates (syates@udc.edu)
In His Own Words features distinguished scholar, author, statesman, and former president of the District of Columbia Teachers College Paul Phillips Cooke, Ed.D. ’37, who died on July 4, 2010, in Washington, DC. Acclaimed both nationally and internationally as an esteemed educator and leader, Dr. Cooke’s light shone brightly for decades as he led by example and always demanded excellence and more from himself, students and colleagues. Born in NYC on June 29, 1917, Cooke attended DC public schools and matriculated at the renowned Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School, noted for its acumen in preparing that era’s Black American youth for higher education and higher paths to workplace success. He received a diploma at Dunbar in 1933 and a Bachelor of Science degree (cum laude) in English in 1937 from Miner Teachers College. He went on to receive a Master of Arts degree in Education in 1941 from New York University, a Master of Arts degree in English Literature in 1943 from the Catholic University of America, and a Doctorate in Education in 1947 from Columbia University. A Professor of English at DC Teachers College from 1944 to 1974, Cooke was named the college’s president in 1966 and served in that capacity until 1974. Cooke authored more than 200 publications and papers and won the admiration and respect of his associates in numerous arenas. Over the years, he remained active in many professional, social, international, community and civic organizations, including the following: Catholic Interracial Council of Washington, DC; American Veterans Committee; World Veterans Federation; and the Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History. Cooke was married to the late Rose Cooke, also a ’37 Miner Teachers College graduate, for 63 years.
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Mathematics

Name of Scholarship Program/Major Eligibility Requirements GPA (cumulative) Coverage Coverage Deadline to Apply Contact
James E. Joseph Endowed Scholarship Mathematics 2.75 • Entering fresh-men must have been in upper 25% of their graduating class
• Continuing students
• Full-time in four-year undergraduate or graduate program • D.C., Maryland, or Virginia Resident
Tuition, Fees, Books
(academic year, fall and spring semester only)
February 15 Dr. Vernise Steadman, Chair,
Department of Mathematics
202.274.5153 or vsteadman@udc.edu
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