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Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship
Deadline: January 1st, 2019
Education.com’s mission is to strengthen the core skills that children need by providing teachers and parents with the resources they deserve. We’ve provided these essential resources to over 7 million teachers from more than 20 countries across the world.
In continuation of our tireless support of educators, Education.com is proud to offer the $10,000 Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship! If you’re studying to become an early education teacher and can clearly demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and a commitment to the field of teaching, then we want to hear from you!
All applicants for the Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply:
Must be pursuing a career as a preschool-5th grade teacher (any discipline).
Must be enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.
Open to college undergraduates, graduate students, and professional students.
Must be pursuing an Education-related degree such as:
Child Development, Early/Elementary/Middle Childhood Education, Special Education, Bachelor’s in Education, Master’s in Education, Doctorate in Education, Master of Arts in Teaching.
Students who are minoring in Education or students who have already earned a degree in Education and are currently pursuing a degree in another discipline are also eligible to apply.
Must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.
Open to students from all states.
Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
Scholarship winner must provide an official transcript for GPA and enrollment verification.
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How to Apply
How to Apply
Twice per year, the Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship program will award one (1) talented aspiring early childhood education teacher with a $10,000 scholarship towards their educational expenses. In addition to this cash award, each winner will also receive two Education.com Lifetime Memberships (one for the winner and one to share with an existing or aspiring K-12 teacher of the winner’s choice)! To apply, students must meet the minimum eligibility requirements and complete the online scholarship application by the application deadline.
Essay (500-1,000 words):
What inspired you to become a teacher? Where do you see your teaching career in 10 years, and what would winning this scholarship mean for your future career?
How are award recipients selected?
Ideal applicants are those who are seriously committed to the field of early education and who have clearly demonstrated this commitment through their academic endeavors, extracurricular activities, and past experiences. Student applications will be judged based on their academic achievements, dedication to the field of teaching, and on the content of their essays.
How is the scholarship award distributed?
Once the winner has been selected and verified, a check will be sent to the winner’s academic institution. No scholarship monies will be awarded directly to the student.
Have additional questions about our scholarship program? Email us at email@example.com.
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