Thecla Kwak ’48 Memorial Scholarship

Application Deadline:
February 15, 2019
Amount Range:
Approximately $650 - $1,300
Dr. Meg Carroll

Scholarship Details

The Thecla Kwak '48 Memorial Scholarship is open to admitted female undergraduate students in the Education Department (formerly known as the School of Education). The scholarship is funded by donations in honor of the Thecla Kwak, an alumna of Saint Xavier College.

The Award

The committee of the Thecla Kwak Scholarship seeks to honor Thecla Kwak by helping an admitted Education Department female undergraduate student who possesses the critical qualities of service, integrity and respect.

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


  • All files, including the application, must be submitted no later than February 15 at 5 p.m.
  • Applicants must be female undergraduate students in education.
  • Applicants must complete the online application form below.
  • Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or better.
  • Applicants must submit an essay (double-spaced, one to two pages). Please provide specific examples of how you embrace the values of service, integrity and respect and how they relate to your plans for working in the field of education. Upload the essay with the application.
  • Complete applications will include the application form and the essay. Only complete applications will be reviewed.

Application Form

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