Bridge Scholarship for students in the Language, Literacy and Culturally Responsive Teaching Program (LLCRT)
$2,000 award granted up to 6 recipients for Fall, Spring or Summer semesters; funds distributed over two semesters of your choice
Scholarship criteria: Eligible applicants have completed a LLCRT approved certificate program delivered off campus or online with at least nine semester hours of study and a GPA of 3.0 or better. Approved certificate programs include: Early Literacy (online) or Adolescent Literacy (online); Literacy & Language Development for English Language Learners (in Aurora & Denver Public Schools); Reading Recovery and other LLCRT literacy certificates delivered in Cherry Creek School District.
Literacy Teaching Scholarship for students newly admitted into the Literacy, Language & Culturally Responsive Teaching (LLCRT) MA Program
$2,000 award granted up to 6 recipients for Fall, Spring or Summer semesters; funds distributed over two semesters of your choice.
Scholarship criteria: Have successfully completed a licensure program with a GPA of 3.0 or better from: (a) the CU Denver UCTE licensure program (b) CU Denver undergraduate BA in Education and Human Development who are licensed to teach in elementary, special education or early childhood education or (c) a licensure program from another university. Areas of focus in the LLCRT MA program in Curriculum and Instruction include: Reading and Writing, grades K - 6 or 7 - 12; or, English Education with an option of CDE's Reading Teacher Endorsement for those interested.