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TEACH New York Scholarship

A TeachNY scholarship could help you pay for your future teaching program. Find out how.

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Learn about our scholarships

We offer scholarships for future teachers all over New York. Check out current TeachNY scholarships below, and find the one that’s right for you!

 

Scholarship name

Amount

Number of Awards

Who's it for?

Deadline

TeachNY Classic Scholarship$1,0001Any future educator applying to a teaching programJuly 31, 2024

Future AAPI Educator Scholarship

$1,000

1Any future AAPI teacher earning an initial teaching certificate in New YorkAugust 31, 2024
Future Alternative Certification Educator Scholarship$1,0001Anyone earning an initial teaching certificate through an alternative certification programAugust 31, 2024

Future Black Educator Scholarship

$1,0001Any future Black teacher earning an initial teaching certificate in New YorkAugust 31, 2024
Future Buffalo Educator Scholarship$1,0001Anyone applying to a teaching program in Buffalo, New YorkAugust 31, 2024
Future Early Childhood Educator Scholarship$1,0001

Anyone seeking early childhood qualification or certification in New York

August 31, 2024
Future Indigenous Educator Scholarship$1,0001Any future Indigenous educator earning an initial teaching certificate in New YorkAugust 31, 2024

Future Latinx Educator Scholarship

$1,0001Any future Latinx teacher earning an initial teaching certificate in New York

August 31, 2024

Future NYC Educator Scholarship$1,0001

Anyone applying to a teaching program in NYC

August 31, 2024
Future NYC Men Teach Educator Scholarship$1,0001Any future male teacher in NYC who identifies as Black, Latino or AsianAugust 31, 2024
Future Rochester Educator Scholarship$1,0001

Anyone applying to a teaching program in Rochester, New York

August 31, 2024
Future Rural Educator Scholarship$1,0002

Any rural educator pursuing initial teacher certification

August 31, 2024
Future Special Education Educator Scholarship$1,0001Any future special education teacher pursuing certificationAugust 31, 2024
Future STEAM Educator Scholarship$1,0002Any future STEAM teacher earning an initial teaching certificate in New York

August 31, 2024

Future Syracuse Educator Scholarship$1,0001Anyone applying to a teaching program in Syracuse, New YorkAugust 31, 2024
Future Yonkers Educator Scholarship$1,0001

Anyone applying to a teaching program in Yonkers, New York

August 31, 2024
Paraprofessional to Educator Scholarship$1,0001Paraprofessionals pursuing initial teacher certificationAugust 31, 2024

How to Apply

An aspiring NY teacher sitting at his laptop applying for a TEACH scholarship.

We love that you’re becoming a teacher. We love it so much that we’re offering a limited number of scholarships to teaching program applicants.

Here’s how you apply:

  1. Sign up for a TeachNY account.
  2. Submit an application to one of our partner teaching programs.
  3. Complete the application form and provide proof of your application by the deadline for the scholarship you want.
  4. Once all of these steps are complete, you'll be entered to win a scholarship to help cover the cost of your tuition.
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Get $100 Back

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TeachNY provides more than scholarships! Did you know we’ll reimburse up to $100 when you apply to one of our partner teaching programs? That’s guaranteed money back for any of your application costs — including application and transcript fees, program deposits and more!

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