The Zlatta Birch Fein and Miriam Birch Scholarship

The scholarship shall be awarded over the fall/spring academic year to one or two graduate students, over two semesters, within the Division of Education Master’s Degree program who are studying Childhood Education (Grades 1-6), World Languages – French and/or Spanish – (Grades 7-12), English Adolescent Education (Grades 7-12), or Science Adolescent Education (Grades 7-12). Student recipients will also demonstrate financial need, and preference will be given to a female student who is an adult returning to college or someone who demonstrates a commitment to issues related to women’s success. The scholarship funds will be applied towards the cost of tuition and books.

$3,000 - $6,000
Honors and Scholarships 718-997-5502
Supplemental Questions
  1. Returning Student?
    • Please indicate your current age bracket.
  2. What is your specific field of study in the education graduate program?
  3. Please answer the following question in 250 words or less: “Who was your favorite teacher, and why?"