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NACCTEP Scholarship Program

The 2016-2017 NACCTEP Scholarship Guidelines and Application are now available. Application packets are due by May 30, 2016.

The mission of NACCTEP is to promote the community college role in the recruitment, preparation, retention, and renewal of diverse early childhood and K-12 teachers and to advance quality teacher education programs at the community college. To further this mission, NACCTEP is proud to offer two $1,000 scholarships to students at member colleges who are studying to become teachers.

The Scholarship Committee will review all applications and award two $1,000 scholarships for 2016-2017.

NACCTEP and WGU Teacher Education Scholarship Program

The goal of this scholarship program is to provide graduates with a smooth transition between the two-year teacher education associate’s degree programs and finishing their teacher education bachelor’s degree online. As part of the program, WGU will provide both graduates and staff members of a NACCTEP member institution the following benefits:

  • An application fee waiver (a $65 savings).
  • Eligibility to apply for the WGU NACCTEP Teacher Education Scholarship - WGU has agreed to fund three annual scholarships, each valued up to $2,000, which are disbursed at $500 per six-month term for up to four terms.
  • Deadline to apply is December 31, 2015.

This scholarship is available only for graduates and staff members who want to earn one of WGU’s teaching degrees. For more details on the scholarship program, click here.