Education Scholarships

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First 10 education scholarships:
AFCEA STEM Teachers Scholarships
 
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
50
Deadline:
May 1
Students must be U.S. citizens with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent). Undergraduate candidates must be attending an accredited U.S. college or university on-campus and majoring in secondary education or a STEM field for the purpose of teaching STEM subjects in a U.S. middle or secondary school. Undergraduate applications will be accepted from current sophomores and juniors. Graduate-level candidates must be currently enrolled in at least two semester-equivalent classes at an accredited U.S. college or university. Credential and licensure students must have completed a bachelor's degree in a STEM major.
Contact:
Contact: Norma Corrales Phone: (703) 631-6149 or (800) 336-4583 ext. 6149 www.afcea.org
The Sherman & Frances L. Teller Teachers Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1 and November 1
To qualify a candidate must be pursuing a teaching credential in a K12 Clear Credential Program. The applicant must be enrolled at a University of California or California State University campus in the greater Los Angeles area, including Orange County , Ventura County and Riverside County . The applicant may be a man OR woman, married OR single, with OR without children. The award money is to be used for tuition or other required school expenses only.
Contact:
NCJW/LA 543 North Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036 Ph: (323) 651-2930 Fax: (323) 651-5348 info@ncjwla.org
Riady Scholars Fund
 
Amount:
Fellowship up to $70,000 per year
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1
Riady Scholarship Prospective master's degree students who are citizens of Indonesia and other countries within Southeast Asia and have a commitment to teaching, education management, or educational policy are eligible to apply for the new Riady Scholars Fund. The Riady family supports education worldwide, contributes to Teachers College's Annual Fund, and manages the largest private education foundation in Southeast Asia, covering nearly 40,000 students. The family has also contributed $1 million to the Columbia University Global Center in Beijing. The Riady Scholars Fund will provide tuition and room and board for qualified recipients, for an annual fellowship of approximately $70,000 per year (preference will be given to citizens of Indonesia).
Contact:
Office of Financial Aid Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W 120th Street New York, New York 10027-6696 Location: 134 Thompson Phone: 212-678-3714 Fax: 212-678-4089 Email: financialaid@tc.columbia.edu
American Montessori Society Teacher Education Scholarships
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1
Every year, the American Montessori Society awards teacher education scholarships to aspiring Montessori teachers. Through the awarding of Teacher Education Scholarships, AMS supports the growth of Montessori teachers of tomorrow. Those eligible to apply for scholarships are individuals who have been accepted, are in the process of being accepted, or are already enrolled in an AMS-affiliated teacher education program.
Contact:
American Montessori Society 116 East 16th Street New York, NY 10003-2163 P: 212-358-1250 F: 212-358-1256 ams@amshq.org If you have any questions, contact Abbie Kelly abbie@amshq.org
Prospective Middle School Mathematics Teacher Course Work Scholarships New!
 
Amount:
$3000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
May 4
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to college or university students preparing for teaching middle school mathematics. For 2014-2015, one scholarship, with a maximum value of $3,000, will be awarded to a person currently completing their junior year of college or university, scheduling for full-time study at a four- or five-year college or university in the next academic year, and pursuing a career goal of becoming a certified teacher of middle school mathematics. These scholarships are named in recognition of the generous contributions to mathematics education made by Edward Brennan.
Jack J. Isgur Foundation Scholarships
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
15-30
Deadline:
May 14
The purpose of the Foundation is to provide funds for students majoring in education at four-year colleges. The Foundation provides funds to students who have indicated a desire to teach the humanities (e.g., literature, philosophy, fine arts, music, art or poetry) at the elementary and middle school levels. The Foundation prefers to provide funds to students entering their junior (or subsequent) year of college and who are interested in teaching within the State of Missouri in rural rather than metropolitan districts.
Contact:
Jack J. Isgur Foundation c/o Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP Attention: Charles F. Jensen 1201 Walnut Street, Suite 2800 Kansas City, MO 64106-2150 cjensen@stinson.com Website: www.isgur.org
Dr. Calvin Martin Memorial Trust Fund Scholarship Fund
 
Amount:
Up to $10,000
Awards:
10
Deadline:
May 15
Open to African-American males. Must be born in the U.S. and reside in the tri-county area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Applicants must be unmarried and between the ages of sixteen (16), through twenty-five (25) years old. Applicants must choose a major in the following field: education, business, law, medicine, architecture, engineering and creative arts.
Contact:
For an application, please email Linda Mann at ljm...@reachforcollege.org with your name, email address, SAT score (Sorry but no ACT accepted). & GPA. After preliminary screening to ensure eligibility, an application will be emailed to you. Dr. Calvin Martin Memorial Scholarship Trust Fund Attn: Linda Mann P.O. Box 914 Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 301-350-0416 (office) ljm...@reachforcollege.org
Javits-Frasier Teacher Scholarship Fund
 
Amount:
$500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 15
The primary purpose of the Javits-Frasier Teacher Scholarship Fund for Diverse Talent Development is to increase culturally and linguistically diverse students' access to talent development opportunities through teacher training and support related to equity and excellence in gifted education. NAGC recognizes the vital role that teachers play in identifying and developing gifts and talents in today's diverse student body and supports nationwide efforts to provide training to ensure highly qualified teachers in every classroom. In addition, NAGC values equity and excellence and is committed to developing leaders who can effectively advocate for historically under-represented groups. Therefore, this scholarship program seeks to identify passionate, innovative teachers in communities across the country where students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are historically under-represented in gifted programs. Teachers from racially and ethnically diverse backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.
Contact:
National Association for Gifted Children 1331 H Street NW, Suite 1001 Washington, DC 20005 Telephone: (202) 785-4268 Fax: (202) 785-4248 Email: nagc@nagc.org Contact Person: Jeff Danielian E-mail: jdanielian@nagc.org
Dottie Martin Teachers Scholarship
 
Amount:
$500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 01
Open to undergraduate students who plan to teach in North Carolina. Must be enrolled in a teacher education program.
Contact:
Joyce Glass at: 449 Meadows Edge Court Clemmons, NC 27012 Email: fglass@triad.rr.com Phone: 336-766-0067
Trenza Teresa Navarrete Scholarship
 
Amount:
$750
Awards:
1
Deadline:
June 1
TRENZA encourages Latino(a) students who meet ONE of the following criterias to apply: A UCB graduating senior enrolling into a master's program in Education or Teaching Credential program at any university OR A student currently enrolled at UCB Graduate School of Education OR A Cal Alum currently enrolled in a master's program in Education