Inspire Our Future Scholarship

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Program Type
Scholarship

Description
Teacher.org created this scholarship for current teachers seeking to further their program of study and students pursuing degrees in education.

Eligibility
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be currently enrolled in a degree-seeking undergraduate program of study as a sophomore, junior, or senior or a graduate student at a post-secondary institution
  • Must be good academic standing with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale (the program can be on campus or online)
  • Must be majoring in one of the following degree programs:
    • Child Development
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Education
    • Educational Administration
    • Secondary Education
    • Special Education


Value
One (1) $2,500 scholarship

Application Procedure
Applications are available online at http://www.teacher.org/scholarships-grants/#apply. Applicants must complete the application form and provide a 500-700 word essay on a specified topic in the space provided. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications must be submitted by April 1, 2017.

Other Information
Students will be notified within two weeks of the application submission date regarding their status. If awarded, students will be required to supply a copy of their letter of acceptance or enrollment from their institution. Funds will be dispersed directly to the institution, not the student.

Related Links
http://www.teacher.org
http://www.teacher.org/scholarships-grants/#scholarship_form_9540
http://www.teacher.org/scholarship-entry-rules/