University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Vivienne Dean Litt Memorial Award Fund

Description of Award:

Fund established in memory of Vivienne Dean Litt. The purpose of this fund is to honor a current student or graduate of the University’s Neag School of Education with a monetary award.

Sponsor(s):

Martin Litt
Matthew Litt
Joan McGuire
Wayne Woodis
Miriam Cherkes-Julkowski

Award Parameters:

  • Currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate student or have graduated from the University.
  • Demonstrated ability to foster the success of children and/or adults with special needs by focusing on their strengths.
  • Demonstrated interest in and involvement with children and/or adults with special needs.
  • The ability to motive children and/or adults with special needs through a non-judgmental communication style emanating from an unconditional belief in their individual potential.

Standard Application Form