College of Education Sitemap
Skip to Main Content

Joyce and Jim Putnam Endowed Scholarship in Urban Education

The Joyce and Jim Putnam Endowed Scholarship in Urban Education is to support graduates from a public high school in Flint, Detroit or other urban districts pursing a degree in elementary, secondary or special education. Candidates for the Joyce and Jim Putnam Endowed Scholarship in Urban Education may be freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors or interns and will be reviewed for the following:

  • Academic Achievement.
  • Evidence of interest in working with PK-12 learners from diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds, particularly with students in poverty and in urban settings.
  • Evidence of successful leadership (i.e. seeking support and providing support in solving problems and successful team membership).
  • Commitment to interning and teaching in urban schools.

Learn more about the Joyce and Jim Putnam Endowment