The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois is a scholarship program that identifies talented high school seniors, as well as first and second-year college students who have the promise and drive to be excellent teachers in high-need schools. We prepare them for immediate and lasting success in the most challenging teaching environments. Fulfill your passion for teaching as you become an educator and force for change in the lives of students across Illinois.
- Tuition support, up to $23,000
- Paid Summer Institutes that include courses and extensive classroom/work experience
- Academic support Job placement assistance
- Ongoing mentoring from award-winning teachers throughout college and during the early years of teaching.