The Joyce VanTassel-Baska Endowed Scholarship provides an annual award, valued at $1000, to honor Dr. VanTassel-Baska's contributions to the field of gifted education, and to support educators who wish to enhance their knowledge and skills in working with gifted learners. 



We will begin accepting applications for the 2018 scholarship on September 1.

To be considered for this scholarship:

  1. You must apply and be admitted to the Rutgers Gifted Education Certificate Program.
  2. Once you have been accepted to the certificate program, you can submit an application for the Joyce VanTassel-Baska Scholarship


Donations to the Joyce VanTassel-Baska Endowed Scholarship fund may be made by check, payable to the Rutgers University Foundation, with a memo note “for the Joyce VanTassel- Baska Scholarship,” and mailed to the Rutgers University Foundation, Accounting Department, 120 Albany St., Suite 201, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901