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The Dr. John M. Beckem II Scholarship



The Dr. John M. Beckem II Scholarship

Student candidates should submit a brief essay, between 500 and 1,000 words, describing how current or future technologies may be used to enhance academic learning and/or stimulate student engagement in the online classroom. Essay should include a description of the technology, implementation and perceived benefits.  

Students should have completed 8 credits with Empire State College already and be in good academic standing, and meet all other Scholarship Eligibility Criteria. This $500 scholarship was generously established by CDL faculty member, Dr. John M. Beckem II. Essays may be sent to Stephanie Lamphere at Please include your student ID number.

Applications due by June 26 to be awarded in the Fall semester.


Donor or Scholarship Recipient Photo

Tammy Sanders '10
Robert R. Rodgers Scholar
Niagara Frontier Center

Quotation Mark It's huge," says Sanders. "It allowed me to take a job that doesn't pay that well, but allows me to concentrate on my studies and be exposed to a university environment. Quotation Mark

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