FATE recognizes teacher educators emerging with high qualifications in the profession.
The Fanchon Funk Scholars are awarded scholarships and are honored at the FATE Annual Conference. The History & Tribute includes a dedication to Dr. Funk,
Professor Emerita, Florida State University.
2021 Funk Scholars
Darla Castor, Southeastern University
Cassandra “Cassie” Cullen, Southeastern University
Natalie Genton, Florida State University
John Pokhan, Southeastern University
2017 Funk Scholars
Sarah Gimmie, University of South Florida
Janea Irby Ruiz, University of South Florida
Shannon Johnson, University of South Florida
Frederick W. Vey III, Saint Leo University