Woodrow Wilson Georgia Teaching Fellowship

The Woodrow Wilson Georgia Teaching Fellowship is now open to students with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The must be commited into teaching in high-need Georgia secondary schools. All applicants must be citizens of the United states.

Scholarship Description
The Woodrow Wilson Georgia Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need Georgia secondary schools.

Award Value
A $10,000 stipend (Once Fellows are certified teachers at the end of the first year, they obtain salaried employment in high-need schools.)

Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in STEM-related disciplines.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in the United States of America.

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

  • have majored in and/or have 30 or more college-level credits 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, 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.)
  • The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships program also requires candidates to take and submit a score report for the appropriate state-required teaching licensure examination. Please see “Testing Requirements” section for more details.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only the citizens of the United States are invited to apply.

Scholarship Description
Applications will only be accepted online and through the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation by the defined deadlines.

Submission Deadline
31 January and 15 March every year.

Website and Application Link