The purpose of the fund, created in recognition of John and Suzanne Karsnitz’ commitment to teacher education, is to provide scholarships for students in the School of Engineering, Integrative STEM Education Department. The scholarship will be awarded on a competitive basis, and will be granted to a junior level (senior level at the time he/she receives the scholarship) applicant majoring in Technological/Pre-Engineering Education on the basis of his/her commitment to teaching, leadership, creativity, scholarship, and academic performance.
To be considered for the award, students must be majoring in Technology/ Pre-engineering Education and be classified as a rising senior in order to receive the award their senior year (interested juniors should apply for their senior year).
If interested in applying for the John and Suzanne Karsnitz Scholarship, submit a letter of interest that includes the applicant’s overall educational and career goals, demonstration of commitment to the teaching profession, leadership abilities and experience, creativity, and scholarship.
Apply to this scholarship using the form linked on the main scholarship page.
To learn more about Dr. Karsnitz, please click here.