Additional Scholarships

AFCEA Education Scholarships for Teaching
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)

The AFCEA Educational Foundation will offer scholarships of $5,000 to students actively pursuing an undergraduate degree, graduate degree, or credential/licensure for the purpose of teaching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics)
subjects at a U.S. middle or secondary school.   

At least 50 scholarships will be awarded annually. The scholarships are made possible by generous contributions from AFCEA International, Booz Allen Hamilton, and Terremark Worldwide, Inc
Eligibility:  Undergraduate candidates must be a U.S. citizen, attending an accredited college or university in the United States as a traditional student and majoring in secondary education or a STEM field for the purpose of teaching STEM subjects in a U.S. middle or secondary school. Undergraduate applications will be accepted from current sophomores and juniors - minimum second-year students please. Graduate candidates must be a U.S. citizen and currently enrolled in at least two (semester-equivalent) classes at an accredited U.S. college or university.  Credential/licensure students must be U.S. citizens with a completed B.S. degree in a STEM major.

A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 is required. 

In addition to the STEM Teacher Scholarship:  Each graduating AFCEA STEM  Teacher Scholar will receive a $1,000 AFCEA Science  Teaching Tools grant per  year for 3 years, on the condition he/she remains teaching a STEM subject.
Grants can be used for a variety of purposes including: purchase of STEM-focused  classroom supplies, purchase of  hardware/software, or to support STEM extra-  curricular activities and clubs.

Application Deadline: April 1

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