The School of Education awards scholarships every academic year. Please visit the School of Education Scholarships page for more information.

Graduate Assistantships

The School of Education has several graduate assistantship positions available each year. The Administrative Leadership Department, Educational Psychology Department, and the Consulting Office for Research & Evaluation (CORE) are examples of where these assistantships may take place.

See the Graduate Assistantships page for more information, or contact Kerry Korinek in the Office of the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at or (414) 229-5253.

SPARK Early Literacy Program

SPARK is a partnership involving UWM, The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee, Milwaukee Public Schools, and AmeriCorps. The program hires 50-60 students to provide reading instruction to students in grades K-3. Hours are flexible but require a minimum of 13 hours per week. It is a paid position where tutors receive a bi-weekly living stipend.

SPARK Brochure (PDF)

For Additional Questions and an Application Form

Rob Longwell-Grice
Enderis 215
(414) 229-3059

Additional Aid

Teacher Education Assistance for College & Higher Education (TEACH) Grant

The TEACH Grant is available to students who are enrolled full-time in a teaching certificate program. Students must maintain a 3.25 cumulative GPA and sign an agreement to serve in high-need field areas and teach in schools designated as serving low-income students.

For More Information

Rob Longwell-Grice
Enderis 215
(414) 229-3059

Visit the UWM Department of Financial Aid website for more information on available aid and resources.

Additional Information

For other campus Tuition & Aid information, visit the UWM Tuition, Costs and Financial Aid webpage.