The Peggy Steele Clay / Brock Brown Scholarship (SC6054)

The Peggy Steele Clay/Brock Brown Scholarship was created to encourage outstanding students at Texas State University to enter the geography and social studies public education field and to provide financial support during the student teaching semester.

This scholarship is named for Peggy Clay, a retired teacher and former Teacher in Residence at National Geographic Society, and Brock Brown, retired Texas State geography professor and former Director or Geography Education Institutes at National Geographic Society.

Eligibility Criteria:
Three types of pre-service teachers are eligible:
A. Texas State University undergraduate geography majors or minors seeking secondary social studies or geography teacher certification
B. Texas State University undergraduate or graduate students seeking elementary teacher certification with a geography concentration
C. Texas State University Geography B.A. or BS. graduates returning for post-baccalaureate secondary certification in geography or social studies and
2. Have a minimum cumulative Texas State University GPA of at least 3.0.

Award
Varies
Scopes
College of Liberal Arts
Deadline
03/01/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a Texas State University undergraduate geography major or minor student, seeking a secondary social studies or geography teacher certification?
  2. Are you a Texas State University undergraduate or graduate student, seeking an elementary teacher certification with a geography concentration?
  3. Are you a Texas State University Geography B.A. or BS. graduate, returning for post-baccalaureate secondary certification in geography or social studies?
  4. This award is intended to provide financial support during the student teaching semester, in the upcoming academic year. Please indicate which semester you anticipate undertaking student teaching.
  5. Please upload your degree audit. You can access your Degree Audit through Catsweb. To save your audit to your computer, choose “Save as PDF.”