This $10,000 scholarship helps aspiring teachers who are motivated to make a difference in their schools and communities. It is intended to help these candidates access a clinical teaching experience spanning an entire academic year—adding to their credential with powerful real-world experience earned under the guidance of a trained mentor. With a Residency Year Scholarship, teacher candidates can focus on building their knowledge and skills with less need for outside work and less debt.
APPLY NOW for the 2019–20 academic yearDEADLINE August 30, 2019
The Residency Year Scholarship supports high-quality clinical preparation. Strong residency programs help you gain the skills, knowledge, and confidence to succeed on your first day as a teacher. Through this scholarship, you will:
The scholarship is designed to serve candidates in CSU teacher residencies and is available to those committed to teaching in a high-need school for two years. The scholarship recognizes candidates in these groups who demonstrate a financial need and have attributes of merit including excellent academic performance, significant personal achievements, and community service.
Scholarships will be $10,000. Applicants must:
This is a competitive scholarship—we anticipate receiving more than 300 applications, and will have 300 scholarships to award for the 2019–20 academic year.
Applications are available through the Dean’s office on your campus.
Application deadline is August 30, 2019.
All applicants will be notified by November 18, 2019, to learn whether they will receive a scholarship.
Overview Flyer (PDF)
Application Fact Sheet (PDF)
Contact the Dean’s Office on your campus.