Judith Herb College of Education


Judith Herb College of Education Scholarships

Please note that there are four parts to the attached document. They are: cover memo, application, scholarship descriptions, and eligibility checklist. You are required to complete the application and the eligibility checklist in its entirety. Please submit them to the Student Services Department in Gillham Hall room 3100. Please note that applications are due December 15, 2016.

To apply for a Judith Herb College of Education Scholarship please complete the following.

  • Complete the application form—neatly, carefully, and completely.
  • Obtain two letters of support (recommendations) and attach to your application.
  • Review the scholarship descriptions/criteria and complete the eligibility checklist.
  • Using the form provided or separate paper, write an essay describing your professional goals.
  • File a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Submit all materials by Friday, December 15, 2016.

Application Form

Scholarships Available

Please note that, with one exception, failure to comply with all the above requirements will disqualify you from consideration. You can still qualify for a scholarship without filing an FAFSA, but the range of scholarships available to you will be limited if you do not do so. You may mail your application and supporting documentation to Education Scholarship Committee, 3100 Gillham Hall, Mail Stop 914, The University of Toledo, 2801 W. Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606-3390, or you may drop off your completed materials at the Student Service reception desk, 3100 Gillham Hall. Thank you, and good luck.

Herb Scholar Program Application

The University of Toledo Herb Scholars Program, the most prestigious scholarship awarded by the Judith Herb College of Education, honors Judith Herb and her family. The Herb family and The University of Toledo recognize, encourage and support teachers of the future as they make their way into classrooms that will generate the leaders of tomorrow. Herb Scholars throughout their academic experience will be invited to participate in activities that will deepen their leadership skills and offer opportunities for undergraduate research in areas of education.

The Herb Scholars Program is valued at full-time, in-state undergraduate tuition and general fees (up to 18 hours per semester), room and board for up to eight semesters of undergraduate enrollment. The scholarship is renewable, subject to scholarship policies and requirements and continued progress in an education major. The projected value of this scholarship is $82,000.

Applications are due December 8, 2016.

Application Form


New for Fall 2016. Special opportunity for educators who want to start an advanced degree in Early Childhood or Special Education. CLICK HERE for additional information.

University of Toledo SCHOLARSHIPs

Please note that if you wish to apply for a University of Toledo scholarship that is administered outside the Judith Herb College of Education, you must follow procedures required for those scholarships. The Office of Student Financial Aid maintains a binder detailing all University scholarships. Feel free to visit their office (1200 Rocket Hall) for assistance or check out their web site at http://www.utoledo.edu/financialaid/scholarships/


Prior Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the 2015-2016 Judith Herb College of Education scholarship recipients. A list of all scholarship recipients can be found below.

2015-2016 JHCOE Scholarships

Click here for photos from the 2016 Scholarship Reception 

Last Updated: 2/1/17