The School of Education presents the following award at the Convocation Ceremony in the spring. This award is based on faculty nomination, academic merit, and extracurricular activities.
- Outstanding School of Education Student of the Year
CDR Rick Murray Memorial Scholarship - The CDR Rick Murray Memorial Scholarship was established by Sherry Murray in memory of her late husband. CDR Murray was a retired Naval Officer and Mrs. Murray was a teacher. This scholarship combines both of their passions and is for students in the School of Education.
The CDR Rick Murray Memorial Scholarship- for a JU student with 3.0 GPA who is fully accepted into the School of Education, pursuing an education degree. In addition, the recipient must also fall into one of the following categories:
- Active duty military
- Honorably discharged military
- Military spouse or
- JU NROTC student
Application deadline for the CDR Rick Murray Memorial Scholarship is March 1.
Florida Fund for Minority Teachers (FFMT) -A collaborative performance-based scholarship program for African American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American/Pacific Islander, and American Indian/Alaska Native students. The scholarship is offered to Florida residents who are newly enrolled as upper division undergraduates in a state approved teacher education program and who will become full time teachers in a K-12 Florida Public School classroom.
Online applications found at: http://www.ffmt.org/