Student Academic Grants and Awards

National Fellowships

The Carroll and Milton Petrie New York City Teacher Fellowship Program

Official site: http://www.tc.columbia.edu/financialaid/index.asp?id=The+Carroll+and+Milton+Petrie+New+York+City+Teacher+Fellowship+Program+at+TC
Final Deadline: Varies, Check Website

The Petrie Fellowship Program will support 20 of the nation's most outstanding and accomplished college graduates as they pursue master's degrees at Teachers College, Columbia University and prepare for careers as New York City K-12 teachers. Awards are based on academic accomplishments, financial need, demonstrated potential for leadership, and a commitment to service and a career as an urban teacher. The fellowships of $50,000 will cover the full cost of tuition and fees with any remainder applicable to living expenses. Fellows must commit to teaching in New York City's public schools for at least five years after graduation. 

Additional scholarships are available. Visit the website for more information.