Award Amount


Application Deadline

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Awarded By

American Federation of Teachers

Award Amount

$2,000 annually, renewable for three additional years. For continuing scholarship qualification, recipients are expected to maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75, as reflected in the annual transcript required, and must show continuing enrollment and satisfactory progress toward a degree.


The number of awards offered varies annually. This year, four awards will be offered.

Deadline Info

Applications are available on the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) website. In addition to a completed application, the applicant must also include the following: an essay of 500 words or less ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.