Applegate-Jackson-Parks Future Teacher Scholarship

Sponsor: National institute For Labor Relations Research

Amount: $1,000

Closing Date: January 31

Description: Scholarship is open to graduate and undergraduate students majoring in education in institutions of higher learning throughout the United States. Scholarship


Amount: $1,000

Closing Date: February 1

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college Freshmen and Sophomores in the United States. Applicant must have an interest in teaching, art or owning their own business.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Scholarships

Sponsor: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: February 1

Description: Scholarships are open to Zetas and non-Zetas who are high school seniors and current college students. In addition to the general scholarships, there are scholarships specifically to students studying Anthropology, Counseling, Education, Health Sciences, Medicine or Social Work. In addition, there is a scholarship for students who will be studying abroad.

Minority Teachers of Illinois (MTI) Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Illinois Student Assistance Commission

Amount: Up to $5,000

Closing Date: March 1

Description: Scholarship is open to residents of Illinois who are minority students of either African-American/Black, Hispanic American, Asian American or Native Origin. Applicant must be a current undergraduate or graduate student at an Illinois institution of higher education in a course of study which, upon completion, qualifies them to be certified as a preschool, elementary, or secondary school teacher.

Future Educator Scholarship

Sponsor: Mrs. Prindables Gourmet Caramel Apples

Amount: $1,000

Closing Date: August 20

Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students majoring in education. Applicant must submit an essay on what they believe they can offer to the students of the future.

Golden Apple Educator Scholarship

Sponsor: Golden Apple

Amount: Up to $23,000 in total financial assistance

Closing Date: December 1st for early decision April 1st for Final Decision

Description: The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois program is a teacher preparation and tuition assistance program for high school seniors and freshman and sophomore Illinois college students who have the determination and drive to be highly effective teachers in Illinois schools-of-need. We prepare aspiring teachers for immediate and lasting success in the most challenging teaching environments.