Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Julius and Catherine Heerey Malin Scholarship

Application Deadline:
February 23, 2018
Duration:
One-Time
Amount Range:
$2,200 - $4,400
Contact:
Dr. Meg Carroll
773-298-3212
carroll@sxu.edu

Scholarship Details

The Julius and Catherine Heerey Malin Scholarship is open to admitted Education Department (formerly known as the School of Education) undergraduate or graduate students with a grade-point average of 2.8 or higher. This scholarship is funded by the estate of the late Ms. Helen Heerey, in honor of Julius and Catherine Heerey Malin.

The Award

The Julius and Catherine Heerey Malin Scholarship Committee seeks to honor the late Mr. and Mrs. Malin, in addition to the late Ms. Heerey, by assisting an admitted Education Department undergraduate or graduate student who possesses the core values of excellence, service and integrity. Applicants must have a grade-point average of 2.8 or higher. The scholarship is a grant applied towards tuition in the following academic year.

Exact amount of tuition grants depends on available funds from endowments and individual student's account status. Please check with Financial Aid before applying.

Requirements

  • Applicants must complete the online application form below. The two letters of recommendation must be emailed to Dr. Meg Carroll. Complete applications will include the application form, the essay, two letters of recommendation and a resume. Only complete applications will be reviewed.
  • Applicants must have a GPA of 2.8
  • Applicants must submit an essay (double-spaced, one to two pages). Please provide specific examples of how you embrace the values of excellence, service and integrity exemplified by the scholarship donors. Include the plans you have for your work in the field of education
  • Two letters of recommendation are required. One recommender should be a faculty member in the Education Department at Saint Xavier University. The other writer should be someone external to the University who knows your professional or volunteer work related to education. The letters of recommendation should refer to the values of excellence, service and integrity should be emailed directly by the writers to Dr. Meg Carroll at carroll@sxu.edu by 5 p.m. on February 23, 2018.

Application Form

Please complete the online application form.