Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship

$32,000

Deadline Varies

Awards Available: See Description

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship program recruits and trains the nation's best and brightest recent graduates and career changers with STEM backgrounds to teach in high-needs middle and high school science and math classrooms.

    The Teaching Fellowship includes:

    - admission to a master's degree program at a well-established partner university
    - teacher certification in science, mathematics or technology education
    - extensive preparation for teaching in a high-need urban or rural secondary school for one full year prior to becoming the teacher-of-record in a science or math classroom
    - a $30,000 stipend (Once Fellows are certified teachers at the end of the first year, they obtain salaried employment in high-need schools.)
    - support and mentoring throughout the three-year teaching commitment
    - support of a cohort of WW Fellows passionate about science and math education
    - lifelong membership in a national network of Woodrow Wilson Fellows who are intellectual leaders

    The Fellowship is open to college seniors, graduates, and career changers who:

    - have majored in and/or have a strong professional background in a STEM field (science, technology, engineering, or math);
    - demonstrate a commitment to the program and its goals;
    - have U.S. citizenship or permanent residency;
    - have attained, or expect to attain by June 30, this upcoming year, a bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or its international equivalent (Note: Undergraduate degrees earned outside the U.S. are accepted if an approved credential evaluator declares the degree equivalent to an earned U.S. bachelor’s degree.);
    - a cumulative undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale is preferred (Note: Candidates who can demonstrate excellence through other avenues will also be considered. All applications are considered in their entirety and selection is based on merit.)

    To learn more and apply, check out our website.
  • Contact
  • Lindsay Smith
  • lsmith@woodrow.org
  • 609-452-7007

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (0)

expand_more

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Latest College & Financial Aid News

Gainful Employment Giving Way to "Transparency for All Colleges"?

August 14, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is repealing an Obama-era regulation that forced for-profit colleges to prove that the students they enroll are able to attain "gainful employment." The rule was created to police and punish for-profit college programs that left graduates with heavy debt compared to their incomes. [...]

The Rose Scholars Program - NBA Star Gives Back

August 7, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Derrick Rose is looking to help three worthy students live out their college dreams through his Rose Scholars Program by offering awards ranging from $20,000 to $200,000. Although Rose wasn't much of a student, he "hope(s) to provide students a path to college that was not previously available to them." [...]

Back-to-School Scholarships

August 2, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Believe it or not, the new school year is right around the corner and while you are making your back-to-school shopping list, we have made our own short list of "must have" items for the 2018-2019 school year... college scholarships and grants. If you are heading back to school but don't know how you are going to afford it (or want to add more scholarships to your current financial aid package), get schooled in back-to-school scholarships, beginning with our featured list of awards. To discover more scholarships for which you can apply all-year long, conduct a free scholarship search. [...]