The Bresnahan-Halstead Center is committed to work for the advancement of knowledge and quality services for people with disabilities through research, professional development, partnership/technical assistance, and scholarships.  As part of this mission, the Center is committed to assisting students in pursuit of their degree in the School of Special Education at the University of Northern Colorado by providing academic as well as professional development scholarships.  In addition, scholarship funds are available to educators who attend Center-sponsored professional development events.

Instructions for applying:

Bresnahan-Halstead Center scholarship awards were made to two students to support conference registration for attendance/presentations at the Affective Needs Conference and the Association of College Educators—Deaf/Hard of Hearing.

Three awards were made to provide tuition and/or stipends for students pursuing advanced degrees in the field of Special Education.