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AFCEA Educational Foundation STEM Scholarships

The AFCEA Educational Foundation awards 50 scholarships of $5,000 each to students actively pursuing degrees or credentials for the purpose of teaching STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering, or math) at a U.S. middle or secondary school. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least two classes at an accredited college or university. Visit the AFCEA Educational Foundation site for more information.

Barbara A. Cooley Scholarship

The Barbara A. Cooley Scholarship is offered to a graduate student pursuing a degree in health education. The Alliance For Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) is offering this scholarship to a student who demonstrates leadership potential, good academic standing, and involvement in health education related activities. One applicant will receive $1,000 and a complimentary one-year student membership in AAHE. Visit the AAHPERD site for more information.

California Mathematics Council Secondary Education Scholarship

The California Mathematics Council (CMC) offers this scholarship to graduate students who are pursuing their single-subject teaching credential in mathematics. Recipients will be invited to receive their scholarship at the CMC’s annual conference. Award amounts range from $100–$2,000. Visit the California Mathematics Council site for more information.

Fred Rogers Memorial Scholarship

Graduate or undergraduate students must be at an accredited college or university, be interested in working in children’s media, and preferably be from inner-city or rural communities. Coursework in two of the following areas is required: early childhood education, child development/child psychology, film/television production, music, and animation. Visit the Emmy’s Foundation site for more information.

Isabel M. Herson Scholarship in Education

The Isabel M. Herson Scholarship is offered by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority’s National Education Foundation. The scholarship is open to graduate students pursuing careers in elementary or secondary education. Applications are accepted September 1–February 1 annually. Award recipients will receive between $500–$1,000. Visit the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority National Educational Foundation site for more information.

Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship

The Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship is offered to graduate students pursuing a degree in physical education. The American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) is offering this scholarship to two students who exemplify scholastic proficiency, leadership skills, and community service. Recipients will be awarded $1,750 and will receive a complimentary three-year membership to AAHPERD. Visit the AAHPERD site for more information.