Charles R. Gengler Memorial Scholarship

About this Scholarship:
Established in 1989 in memory of Dr. Charles Gengler, a professor of elementary education at WOU. Dr. Gengler was truly committed to educating Oregonians, and held several positions in Oregon’s elementary schools as both a teacher and a principal. Besides Dr. Gengler’s commitment to Oregon, Dr. Gengler had a particular interest in working with people of different cultural backgrounds. He participated in teaching exchanges and worked with students of backgrounds ranging from Japanese to Hispanic to Russian.

Scholarship Criteria:
- Full time (12 credits or more per term)
- Junior or senior class standing
- Formally admitted to the School of Education
- Major in elementary education
- Working on certification
- GPA of 3.5 or better