University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

The Betty Bussman Education Fund

Description of Award:

Awarded annually to an undergraduate or graduate student in the School of Education who is planning a career in elementary education. The award is based on financial need, academic excellence, and a demonstrated interest and concern for the needs of children.


Ms. Judith Bussman Turner

Ms. Debra Ann Obrock

Mr. Charles Amos Bussman

Award Parameters:

  • Undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in the Neag School of Education Elementary Education Program
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Demonstrated academic achievement
  • Demonstrated interest and concern for the needs of children.

Additional Information Required:

  • Provide evidence of financial need

Standard Application Form