Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

Award Amount: $30,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is pleased to announce a fellowship program named as “The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship”. The fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need secondary schools in Georgia and New Jersey. The Fellowship is designed to works to change the way top teachers are prepared, partnering with colleges and universities that have agreed to provide Fellows with innovative, year-long classroom experiences, rigorous academic work, and ongoing mentoring.

Host Institution:

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is a private non-profit operating foundation based in Princeton, New Jersey. It administers programs that support leadership development and builds organizational capacity in education. Its current signature program is the Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship. It also continues to support a range of other programs.


To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Have majored in and/or have 30 or more college-level credits in a STEM field (science, technology, engineering, or math);
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the program and its goals;
  • Have U.S. citizenship or permanent residency;
  • Have attained, or expect to attain by June 30, 2018, a bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or its international equivalent (Note: Undergraduate degrees earned outside the U.S. are accepted if an approved credential evaluator declares the degree equivalent to an earned U.S. bachelor’s degree.);
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale is preferred (Note: Candidates who can demonstrate excellence through other avenues will also be considered. All applications are considered in their entirety and selection is based on merit.)

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants can go through the given link to apply for the fellowship program:


Award Description:

The fellowship provides a stipend of $30,000 to complete a specially designed, cutting-edge master’s degree program, in exchange for a commitment to teaching for three years in high-need secondary urban or rural schools.

Detailed Information Link:


Contact Information:

If you have any question you can contact to Woodrow Wilson foundation or by calling 609-452-7007 ext. 141.