Donald P. Timm Scholarship

Donald P. Timm Scholarship

Available to:

Students fully admitted to the Graduate Program in the Education Department. Must be a degree-seeking student, demonstrate financial need, and must maintain a minimum 3.0 grade point average.

Provided by:

Dr. Donald P. Timm (B.A. ’52) through The Greater Milwaukee Foundation.


Eight to ten scholarships of up to $1,000 are available to students enrolled in the licensure year of  the program. Two to three scholarships of up to $500 are available to students who have earned their teaching license and are pursuing a Master's degree in Education.

Selected by:

Western Education Department Scholarship Selection Committee.


Complete and return a copy of the “Graduate Student Scholarship Application” by Aug. 1. Supporting documents required include:

  • Two letters of reference attesting to the applicant’s predicted success in the teaching profession.
  • A letter of application describing how the scholarship would support his or her education and future goals as an educator.

Application form, letter, and recommendations should be sent to:

Barbara Woerner
Program and Advising Coordinator
Department of Education
Western State Colorado University
101 Crawford Hall
Gunnison, CO 81231

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