Scholarship News - Education.com Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship

February 4, 2019

The Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship aims to make an impact in the lives of aspiring teachers in America. Twice per year, we award a teaching student with a $10,000 scholarship to further their educational goals. Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Deadlines:  June 30th and January 1st every year
  • Must be enrolled in an Education-related major
  • Must be pursuing a career as a preschool through 5th grade teacher
  • 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 a US citizen or permanent resident
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA

Building the Future Scholarship program supports those who have financial or diversity struggles because we understand the need for a diverse classroom to create a stronger community.  Twice per year, we will award two talented aspiring early childhood education teachers with a $5,000 scholarship each towards their educational expenses. To apply students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a low income student or student from an underrepresented group
  • 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
  • Must be enrolled in an education-related major
  • Open to students from all states
  • Scholarship winner must provide an official transcript for enrollment verification

You can find more detailed information on the scholarship awards here:  https://www.education.com/scholarships/