College of Education

The following scholarships are available to students in the College of EducationPlease note that a link to an external website does not constitute an endorsement by William Paterson University. We encourage you to carefully read through all instructions before providing information to an external scholarship website. You should never be asked to provide confidential information such as a Social Security Number, or be asked to pay for a scholarship service.

This list is organized according to application period, with January deadlines at the top. Biannual and quarterly deadlines are listed at the bottom. While some deadlines may have passed, most scholarships renew annually. 

Annual Deadlines (January - December)

The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
Award: up to $24,000 (no more than $12,000 per academic year)
Application Deadline: March 1st

SR Education Group Undergraduate Scholarship
Award: $5,000
Application Deadline: March 31st

Teachers Make Teachers Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: April 28th

Mometrix Teaching Scholarship
Award: $250-$500
Application Deadline: May 18th

American Association of Physics Teachers (APPT) Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers
Award: up to $2,000
Application Deadline: December 1st

Versitas Education Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: December 31st

Biannual & Quarterly Deadlines

Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship
Award: $10,000
Application Deadline(s): January 1st & June 30th

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