AFCEA Educational Foundation: STEM Teacher Scholarships

AFCEA


Grant amount: US $2,500 - US $5,000

Anticipated deadline: Apr 13, 2019

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

Location of citizenship: United States

Minimum GPA: 3.5

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Overview:

The AFCEA Educational Foundation is offering competitive based scholarships of $2,500 up to $5,000 each to students actively pursuing a graduate degree or credential/licensure for the purpose of teaching STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) subjects at a U.S. school in grades K-12.  The scholarships are made possible by generous contributions from Booz Allen Hamilton, AFCEA International and several of AFCEA’s regional chapters.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • To be eligible, students must be U.S. citizens.
  • Graduate candidates must be attending an accredited U.S. college or university on-campus and majoring in secondary education for the purpose of teaching STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) subjects in a U.S. school in grades K-12.
  • Graduate-level candidates must be currently taking at least two semester-equivalent classes at an accredited U.S. college or university at the time of application.
  • Current credential and licensure students must have completed a bachelor’s of science degree or graduate degree in a STEM major.
  • A current overall GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale in their current program at an accredited U.S. college or university required at the time of application. 
  • Seniors undergraduate level students in a dual degree teaching program will be reviewed on a case by case basis.

Ineligibility:

  • Expected graduation/completion date cannot be in the year the scholarship is awarded.
  • Undergraduate students are ineligible to apply.