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Education.com
Scholarship Program

Apply for up to $10,000 toward your education!

Empowered Future Teachers

For undergraduate and graduate students
Due January 1, 2019

$10,000

Building the Future

For undergraduates
Due January 1, 2019

$5,000

From Classroom to Classroom

For high school seniors
Due June 30, 2019

$5,000

Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship

Our mission at Education.com is to champion the cause of children’s education and support teachers and parents as they seek to help their kids succeed in school and fall in love with learning. Our platform provides more than 30,000 printable worksheets, online games, and more resources to more than 16 million parents and teachers around the world.

To better support educators, we’re so excited to offer our Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship. If you’re studying to become an early education teacher and can clearly demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and a commitment to the field of teaching, then we want to hear from you! Twice a year, we’ll select one early-education student to receive this $10,000 prize for their upcoming school year. In addition to this cash award, each winner will also receive two Education.com Lifetime Memberships (one for the winner and one to share with an existing or aspiring K-12 teacher of the winner’s choice).

All applicants for the Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply:
  • Must be pursuing a career as a kindergarten-year 6 teacher (any discipline).
  • Must be enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, technical/vocational college, or university in the United States.
  • Must be a college undergraduate, graduate student, or professional student
  • Must be pursuing an Education-related degree such as:
    • Child Development, Early/Elementary/Middle Childhood Education, Special Education, Bachelor’s in Education, Master’s in Education, Doctorate in Education, Master of Arts in Teaching. (Students who are minoring in Education or students who have already earned a degree in Education and are currently pursuing a degree in another discipline are also eligible to apply.)
  • Must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Open to students from all states.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Finalists will be asked to provide a letter of recommendation from an academic reference, ideally a member of faculty in the applicant’s current educational institution, who can comment on the applicant’s abilities and interest in pursuing a career in Education.
  • If selected, you must provide an official transcript for GPA and enrollment verification.
Terms and Conditions

To apply, make sure you meet the eligibility requirements, and then simply complete the online scholarship application and submit a short essay by the application deadline. Scholarship winners will be selected based on the overall strength of their essays and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.

Essay (500-1,000 words)
What inspired you to become a teacher? Where do you see your teaching career in 10 years, and what would winning this scholarship mean for your future career?

Previous Winner

Cassandra Krill

2018 Winner

Cassandra Krill is a sophomore in the Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University. She is an aspiring elementary school teacher who hopes to provide a personalized and engaging educational experience to each of her students. She hopes to fill each of her students’ days with jokes, love, laughter and unconditional support.

“Being the recipient of Education.com's Empowered Teacher's Scholarship award means that I can focus on my education and making sure that I become the most qualified, invested teacher for my future students. It means I have access to resources through Education.com that I can use to create a unique and interesting curriculum for my future students, as well as connecting me with some of the most exceptional, passionate teachers and advisors who work with Education.com. This scholarship will afford me the ability to put everything I have into my classroom and my students.”

Building the Future Scholarship

Our mission at Education.com is to champion the cause of children’s education and support teachers and parents as they seek to help their kids succeed in school and fall in love with learning. We believe everyone should have an equal opportunity to access education to further the world and its citizens, and we know diverse classrooms help create stronger communities. To better support educators who are minorities or who have experienced financial challenges, we offer our Building the Future Scholarship.

If you’re studying to become an early education teacher and can clearly demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and a commitment to the field of teaching, then we want to hear from you! Twice a year, we’ll select two (2) winners to receive $5,000 scholarships to apply towards their education. In addition to this cash award, each winner will also receive two Education.com Lifetime Memberships (one for the winner and one to share with an existing or aspiring K-12 teacher of the winner’s choice).

All applicants for the Building the Future Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply:
  • Must be a low income student or student from an underrepresented minority group—LGBT, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian, or Filipino/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
  • Must be pursuing a career as a kindergarten-year 6 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 pursuing an Education-related degree such as:
    • Child Development, Early/Elementary/Middle Childhood Education, Special Education, Bachelor’s in Education. (Students who are minoring in Education are also eligible to apply.)
  • Must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Open to students from all states.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • If selected, you must provide an official transcript for GPA and enrollment verification.
Terms and Conditions

To apply, make sure you meet the eligibility requirements, and then simply complete the online scholarship application and submit a short essay by the application deadline. Scholarship winners will be selected based on the overall strength of their essays and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.

Essay (500-1,000 words)
How have difficult circumstances or unique challenges shaped you? What role has this played in your inspiration to become a teacher? Where do you see your teaching career in 10 years, and what would winning this scholarship mean for your future career?

The first winner will be chosen in 2019.

From Classroom to Classroom Scholarship

Our mission at Education.com is to champion the cause of children’s education and support teachers and parents as they seek to help their kids succeed in school and fall in love with learning. We believe everyone should have an equal opportunity to access education, but we know college tuition costs have significantly risen in the last decade. To better support future educators as they pursue their own education, we’re excited to offer our Classroom to Classroom Scholarship.

If you’re a high school senior about to start your first year of college and can clearly demonstrate outstanding academic achievement, then we want to hear from you! Twice a year, we’ll select one winner to receive a $5,000 scholarship to apply towards their education. In addition to this cash award, the winner will also receive two Education.com Lifetime Memberships (one for the winner and one to share with an existing or aspiring K-12 teacher of the winner’s choice).

All applicants for the Classroom to Classroom Scholarship must meet all of the following eligibility requirements to apply:
  • Must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Open to students from all states.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Accepted as a full-time student at a 2-year, 4-year, or technical vocational college or university in the United States for the 2019-2020 academic year. We will require proof of enrollment.
  • Intent to pursue an Education or closely related degree
  • Proof of strong academic performance, leadership, and community service, if applicable.
    • Extracurriculars at school
    • Honors/Awards
    • Community Service
    • List of Employment (if applicable)
  • If selected, you must provide an official high school transcript for GPA and college enrollment verification.
Terms and Conditions

To apply, make sure you meet the eligibility requirements, and then simply complete the online scholarship application and submit a short essay by the application deadline. Scholarship winners will be selected based on the overall strength of their essays and application materials compared to the entire applicant pool.

Essay (500-1,000 words)
How have your educational experiences to date inspired you to become a teacher? What does winning this scholarship mean for your college experience and future career? Please feel free to draw upon any influential teachers / mentors or any extracurriculars, community service, or employment, if any.

The first winner will be chosen in 2019.

Have additional questions?

Email us at Scholarships@education.com.

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