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The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
The Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need New Jersey secondary schools. The Teaching Fellowship includes: admission to a master's degree program at a well-established partner university, teacher certification in science, mathematics or technology education, extensive preparation for teaching in a high-need urban or rural secondary school for one full year prior to becoming the teacher-of-record in a science or math classroom, a $30,000 stipend (Once Fellows are certified teachers at the end of the first year, they obtain salaried employment in high-need schools.), support and mentoring throughout the three-year teaching commitment, support of a cohort of WW Fellows passionate about science and math education, Lifelong membership in a national network of Woodrow Wilson Fellows who are intellectual leaders
Specific Eligibility Criteria
You must have majored in and/or have a strong professional background in a STEM field (science, technology, engineering, or math).
You must demonstrate a commitment to the program and its goals.
You must have U.S. citizenship or permanent residency.
You must have attained, or expect to attain by June 30, a bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or its international equivalent.
You must have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale is preferred.