The American Board of Certification of Teacher Excellence - Teach and Inspire Scholarship Program
Are you interested in making a difference for students?
Do you have a non-education degree but want to know how you can become a teacher?
Here's how we can help!
The American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE) is a non-profit organization offering an alternative teaching certification program that is accepted by public schools in nine states, including South Carolina.
ABCTE’s Teach & Inspire Scholarship Program recruits, certifies, and supports highly effective new teachers of diverse cultural and professional backgrounds in high-need schools, districts, and subject areas to ensure success for all students. Program participants receive a full tuition scholarship to earn teaching certification through ABCTE and a $1,000 stipend upon completion!
Who we are looking for:
Don’t have a background in education? Don’t worry! Teach & Inspire is currently seeking talented recent college graduates and mid-career professionals to transition into teaching to make a difference in South Carolina, Florida and Mississippi. You do not have to have a background in education for our program, just a minimum of 15 credit hours in the subject area that you’d like to teach!
The Teach & Inspire Scholarship Program is open to anyone who:
*Holds US citizenship or permanent residency
*Has a bachelor’s degree*
*Does not hold a renewable teaching license
*Is willing to make a 3-year teaching commitment in a high-need area in South Carolina, Mississippi or Florida
***Graduating seniors are welcome to apply within two weeks of their official graduation date
Applications are accepted year round. To start your application, visit www.abcte.org/inspire and click "Apply now!" – It’s Free!
Visit our website for detailed information about ABCTE and the Teach & Inspire Scholarship Program, or contact a scholarship representative at 1-877-669-2228.
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American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence