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TEACH Connecticut Scholarship

A TEACH Connecticut scholarship could help you pay for your teacher preparation program. Find out how.

1000 Scholarship

Learn about our scholarships

We offer scholarships for future teachers all over Connecticut. Check out current TEACH Connecticut scholarships below, and find the one that’s right for you!


Scholarship name


Number of Awards

Who's it for?


TEACH Connecticut Classic Scholarship$1,0001Any future educator applying to a teaching programMay 31, 2024
Future Black Teacher Scholarship$1,0002Any future Black educator pursuing initial teacher certificationMay 31, 2024
Rising Educational Leader Scholarship$5002Any high school student planning to major in education or get certifiedMay 31, 2024
School Based Personnel Scholarship$1,0002Any school based personnel pursuing teacher certificationMay 31, 2024
Shortage Area ScholarshipVariesVariesAny future educator who plans to get certified in either a STEM subject or special educationAugust 31, 2024

How to Apply

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We love that you’re becoming a teacher. We love it so much that we’re offering a limited number of scholarships to help future teachers pay for their programs! 

Here’s how you apply:

  1. Sign up for a TEACH Connecticut account.
  2. Submit an application to one of our partner educator preparation programs.
  3. Complete the application form and provide proof of your application by the deadline for the scholarship you want.
  4. Once all of these steps are complete, you'll be entered to win a scholarship to help cover the cost of your tuition.
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Get $100 Back

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TEACH Connecticut provides more than scholarships! Did you know we’ll reimburse up to $100 when you apply to one of our partner teaching programs? That’s guaranteed money back for any of your application costs — including application and transcript fees, program deposits and more! 

TEACH Scholarship FAQs

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  1. Learn about your certification options.
  2. Explore teacher training programs.
  3. Get support for teaching tests.
  4. Apply for financial aid.
  5. Chat with certification experts via live chat, small group sessions or 1-on-1 meetings.

It’s all FREE and brought to you by the Connecticut State Department of Education and our statewide partners.

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