The leader of knowledge, theory, and opportunity. A degree in education safeguards literacy and human compassion improving the lives of others. Students compelled to contribute to the social impact in their communities will consider:

  • Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle Grades
  • Reading and Special Education
  • Educational Leadership, School Administration
  • Health, Physical, and Secondary Education

Education

Educators (North Carolina)

Interested in becoming a teacher in North Carolina? Are you seeking student loan forgiveness? Visit the following websites for more information;

http://www.ncpublicschools.org/program-monitoring/loan-forgiveness

http://studentaid.ed.gov/repay-loan/forgiveness-cancellation/charts/teacher

State Department of Education – (919) 807-3300

http://www.ncpublicschools.org

State Higher Education Agency – (866) 866-2362

https://www.cfnc.org/index.jsp

Special Education Agency – (919) 807-3969

http://ec.ncpublicschools.gov

State Adult Education Agency – (919) 807-7132

http://www.dpi.state.nc.us/cte

Note: Contact the Education Departments in your State!

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

KIDS’ CHANCE OF NORTH CAROLINA, INC.

The mission of KIDS’ CHANCE of North Carolina is to provide educational scholarships to the children of North Carolina workers who have been catastrophically or fatally injured in work-related accidents.

Website: www.ncpublicschools.org/insurance/compensation/kidschance

Minority Teacher Education Scholarship (MTES)

Audience: A Resident in the State of: FLORIDA. Descent of African American, Hispanic/Latino, Asia American/Pacific Islander. Or American Indian/Alaskan Native.

Be a junior, senior, or a graduate student and have not earned a baccalaureate degree in Education.

Be a graduate student enrolled in a program that leads to initial teacher certification.

May have a baccalaureate degree in a field outside of Education.

Not have exceeded 18 credit hours of upper division education courses.

Amount: $4,000

Deadline: Fall Semester – August 2nd, Spring Semester – November 30th

Website: https://www.ffmt.org

SPOUSES OF ACTIVE-DUTY SERVICE MEMBERS

Audience: Spouse of Active-Duty Service Member stationed at one of the following U.S. military installations at time of application or application due date:

Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland

Edwards Air Force Base, California

Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska

Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Fort Polk, Louisiana

Fort Riley, Kansas

Fort Sill, Oklahoma

Hurlburt Field, Florida

McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas

Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina

Requirements: Plan to attend a community technical, or four-year college (for profit and proprietary schools upon review) as an undergraduate or graduate student for the entire 2020-2021 academic year

Amount: One-time, $5,000 scholarship

Website: https://app.mykaleidoscope.com

Deadline: 11/01/2019(12:00am PST) to 05/08/2020(11:59pm PST)

Note: Application requires copy of the applicant’s DD1173 Form (military ID) to prove dependent status, current duty station/PCS orders, recent college university transcript, contact information for at least one person as a reference

FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA)

FOR SCHOOL YEAR JULY 1,2020-JUNE 30, 2021

DEADLINE: JUNE 30, 2020

AUDIENCE: Students attending college, vocational schools, and graduate schools

PURPOSE: To determine eligibility for grants, scholarships, educational loans, financial aid, work-study programs

Website: https://fafsa.ed.gov