Lillian Rizzo Spicola Doctoral Scholarship (Reading)

The Lillian Rizzo Spicola Doctoral Scholarship in Reading was established by Rose Spicola in honor of her mother to provide a stream of income to support scholarships for a graduate doctoral student whose specialization is reading. This $500 scholarship is granted in fall and again in the spring and covers the cost of tuition, fees and books. It can be applied for twice.

• Application Dates – Opens July 1, Closes March 1
• Awarding Department – Professional Education
• Department Contact –
• Level – Graduate
• Classification – Doctoral
• Major – Reading Education
• Minimum Cumulative GPA – 3.2
• Minimum Enrollment Requirement – 9 credit hours
• Minimum Total Credit Hours Earned – NA
• Renewability – may be held for a total of 3 consecutive years, or completion of degree, if all requirements are met
FAFSA – not required
• Other – Submission of Post Acceptance responses within the deadline (scholarship will not disburse until this is completed)