William and Mary School of Education

Mathematics & Science Teaching Scholarships

Teachers are needed in all STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) areas. The links below provide information on scholarship opportunities available to those students interested in teaching in the STEM fields.

 Noyce Scholars Program

Provided through the National Science Foundation, this W&M program provides money for graduate and undergraduate students who are willing to teach in the STEM areas in "high need" schools. Students will be awarded $10,000 per academic year and will also be offered paid summer internships.

Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics (VCTM) Scholarship Program

The Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics encourages those persons interested in becoming teachers of mathematics by offering up to 2 scholarships of $2000 annually. VCTM's objective in establishing this program is to unite the efforts of its members who seek to improve the teaching of mathematics.

Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) Scholarship and Fellowship Program

The VSGC Scholarship/Fellowship program has four programs to support Virginia students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and related areas. Each year, the VSGC awards $300,000 to students pursuing higher education at Virginia Space Grant universities and Virginia Community Colleges. The four programs offered are Graduate Research Fellowship; Undergraduate Research Scholarship,

 Visit the VSGC website for more information about each program and to complete an application.

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association

Each year the AFCEA awards a $5,000 scholarship to approximately 35 prospective math or science teachers in the U.S. .  To apply visit their web site.