T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Minnesota is a scholarship program intended to provide opportunities for early childhood and school-age care professionals interested in increasing their levels of education, compensation, and commitment to the field. Benefits vary depending on scholarship type, but for most scholarship recipients, T.E.A.C.H. covers the majority of tuition and textbook purchases while also providing a travel stipend and paid release time. After increasing their education, T.E.A.C.H. recipients often see their wages, opportunities, and professional recognition grow.
These scholarships are for early childhood or school-age professionals who have worked for at least six (6) months in a licensed or regulated child care program in Minnesota and are:
The following programs include:
-Early Childhood Trainer Scholarship
-Associate Degree Scholarship
-Bachelor Degree Scholarship
-3-8 Credit Scholarship
-Center Director/Assistant Director Scholarship
-CDA Training for College Credit Scholarship
-Judy Lindman Memorial Scholarship Forgivable Loan Award
Deadlines and award amounts vary for each scholarship program. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.