Scholarships for Secondary Education Majors

Across the country, there is a growing need for professionals in secondary education to teach the children of the future. For this reason national, state and local governments, as well as private corporations, are offering all kinds of financial aid incentives to get more qualified students into this crucial field. Because of that, students of secondary education majors are blessed with an abundance of scholarship opportunities to help them pay for college. Financial help available to future teachers ranges from performance-based scholarships to programs that help pay for tuition in return for teaching commitments after graduation. Scholarships are often awarded based on eligibility standards like GPA or financial need. Scroll through the list of secondary education scholarships below to find one or more that meet your particular needs.

Showing 1-12 of 12 scholarships
View Details Education Scholarships Ohio Space Grant Consortium (OSGC)
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Sep-30-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Secondary Math Education|Science Education|
  • School (College): |Kent State University (OH)|Miami University (OH)|University of Cincinnati (OH)|University of Dayton (OH)|Cedarville University (OH)|Central State University (OH)|Cleveland State University (OH)|Marietta College (OH)|Ohio Northern University (OH)|Ohio University (OH)|Wright State University (OH)|The Ohio State University|The University of Akron|The University of Toledo|Youngstown State University (OH)|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Financial support is offered to full-time undergraduate and Post-Baccalaureate students in the College of Education at an OSGC participating college or university. The scholarship requires the applicants to perform an educational project which incorporates NASA educational materials into a series of lessons for grades K-12 to highlight the significance of NASA programs.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Clifford and Louise King Scholarship Community Foundation of the Great River Bend
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  • 2,800
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Elementary Education|Secondary Education|
  • School (K-12): |Sherrard High School, Sherrard, IL|
  • School (College): |Accredited Institution|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating seniors of Sherrard Jr./Senior High School who are planning to pursue a career in elementary or secondary level teacher at an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Ingebord Crede Memorial Scholarship Fund Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
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  • 1,000 - 7,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |History|English Literature|Secondary Education|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Martin, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Palm Beach, FL|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating seniors of any Palm Beach or Martin County high school who are top 15 percent of class and have military family background, and who are planning to pursue a study in secondary education, English literature or history at an accredited vocational school, two or four-year college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Ed and Ruth Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • 1,250
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|English|Journalism|Secondary Education|
  • School (K-12): |Blackford High School, Hartford City, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Ed and Ruth Henderson Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in honor of the life work of Ed and Ruth Henderson. They were both teachers of Hartford City High school and Blackford high school. The program is provided to one Blackford High school senior pursuing Journalism, English, Secondary Education or Music in college.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Ethan C. Hertler Memorial Scholarship Johnson County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Secondary Math Education|
  • School (K-12): |Franklin Community High School, Franklin, IN|
  • School (College): |Accredited Public College|Accredited Private College|
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The scholarship was started in memory of Ethan C. Hertler to support a Franklin Community High School graduate's post-secondary education in the field of secondary math education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Dianne B. Snyder Scholarship The Rhode Island Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Elementary Education|Secondary Education|
  • School (K-12): |Bishop Stang High School, North Dartmouth, MA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school seniors of Bishop Stang High School who are planning to pursue a study in elementary/secondary education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details John and Agnes McFarlane Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 2,500 - 5,000
  • 15 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Political Science|Nursing|Elementary Education|Journalism|Civics|Government|Healthcare|Social Work|Secondary Education|International Relations|Global Studies|International Cooperation|Public Policy|Public Administration|Public Health|Early Childhood Education|Administration of Justice|Physical Assistant|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Community College|State College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating senior of Ventura County or current college students who have demonstrated interest and involvement in the welfare of the community through their school and community activities and are pursuing a degree or certification preparatory leading to a career in public service at an accredited community college or four-year college or university in the state of California.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Major: Study |Humanities|Secondary Education|
  • School (K-12): |Clarinda High School, Clarinda, IA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship is available to a Clarinda High School senior who plans to obtain a degree in secondary education with an emphasis in the humanities.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Errol H. Washburn Memorial Scholarship Fund Blackford County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Elementary Education|Medicine|Secondary Education|
  • Residence: Live in |Blackford, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school graduate|
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Errol H. Washburn Memorial Scholarship Fund is provided to students who is pursuing an education or medical course. The scholarship was established in memory of Errol. He was an industrial arts teacher at Blackford High School for many years.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Richard B. Pearson Memorial Scholarship Fund Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Elementary Education|Secondary Education|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • Residence: Live in |Duluth, MN|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding graduating seniors of a public high schools Duluth who are planning to pursue a degree in elementary or secondary education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details NYS Math and Science Teaching Incentive Scholarship New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
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  • 6,495
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Secondary Math Education|
  • Residence: Live in |New York|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Science Teacher|
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The NYS Math and Science Teaching Incentive Scholarship was established to encourage students to pursue careers as secondary math and science teachers. This aims to benefit undergraduate and/or graduate degree level in exchange for five years of full-time employment as secondary education math or science teachers in NYS.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Edward T. Yezioro Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Secondary Education|
  • School (K-12): |Uniontown Area High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Edward T. Yezioro to benefit Uniontown Area High School seniors who are planning to pursue study in the field of education or secondary education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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