Higher Education Program

Scholarships and Fellowships

HED Specific Scholarships

John H. Russel Scholarship

  • The charitable purpose of the Fund shall be to benefit Master's or Doctoral Students admitted to and in good standing in the Higher Education Program at The University of Toledo. This scholarship will support the scholarly work and travel and professional activities related to it. Awards will be based on consideration of the applicants' academic performance, the content of their scholarly proposal, the merit of professional development resulting from requested travel and professional activities, and their written statement describing their aspirations in the field of higher education.

Dr. J. Lee and Dr. Deborah A. Johnson Scholarship

  • Scholarship awarded to full-time master's or doctoral students at UT, who are majoring in Educational Administration and Supervision or Higher Education. Recipient must have a GPA of 3.75 or higher and must have completed the first semester of his or her degree program. Scholarship is not automatically renewable however, recipients may re-apply each year. Scholarship may be applied to any educational expense. (Please check back for application availability and submission deadline.)
  • Contact: Dr. Linda Murphy, College of Education, lindabakermurphy@sbcglobal.net

Kitty Lowery Memorial Research Fund for Higher Education

  • Recipients are doctoral students majoring in Higher Education. To be used to support research expenses related to dissertations. Applicants must submit a successfully defended concept paper, with a budget and timeline for the completion of their dissertation studies.
  • Application coming soon
 University & College Scholarships

Travel Support

  • International travel support for students is available through the Center for International Studies and Programs
  • More information and the application information can be found at http://www.utoledo.edu/cisp/travelgrant/




·         The charitable purpose of the Fund shall be to benefit Master's or Doctoral Students admitted to and in good standing in the Higher Education Program at The University of Toledo. This scholarship will support the scholarly work and travel and professional activities related to it. Awards will be based on consideration of the applicants' academic performance, the content of their scholarly proposal, the merit of professional development resulting from requested travel and professional activities, and their written statement describing their aspirations in the field of higher education.

Last Updated: 9/19/17