Evelyn Marlow Mortola Scholarship - Student Teaching


This scholarship is available to a GMS student completing student teaching during the upcoming academic school year. Wishing to support the teaching of mathematics and science, Ms. Evelyn Marlow Mortola has generously provided funding for this scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria
  1. GMS student seeking certification in grades 8-12 mathematics or science and engaged in student teaching during the upcoming school year.
  2. Cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale).
Application Process
  1. Complete application form that can be downloaded from this page
  2. Write a 250 to 500 word essay (typed, 12-pt), describing your preparation for teaching to date and what you hope to learn from your student teaching experience. Attach the essay to your application.
  3. Request a reference form from two of your professors; one from a mathematics or science professor and one from an education professor. Provide each professor with an envelope in which to place the completed reference form. Submit the two references with your application. Request one faculty reference from one of your mathematics or science professors. The forms can be downloaded from this page.
Additional Information and Deadlines
  1. Contact Carey Walls at (210) 458-4082 or Carey.Walls@utsa.edu for additional information.
  2. Application and reference forms are available from the GMS Teaching Program Office or on our website at http://utsa.edu/gems/
  3. Deadline: last Fiday in April, 5:00 p.m.
  4. Return completed application, essay and references to:
    Carey Walls
    BSB 2.03.02
    One UTSA Circle
    San Antonio, TX 78249

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