Scholarship Name: Robert Noyce NSF Teaching Fellowship Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Provider: National Science Foundation
Amount: -Free tuition and fees for 41 graduate hours that are part of the MAmt graduate program; -$20,000 fellowship while a student is in the MAmt program; and -$10,000/year supplementary salary stipend for four years while teaching in a high-need district.
Info and Availability: -Have earned a bachelor’s degree in a STEM (science, technology, engineering or mathematics) field by May 2012. -Have not earned teaching certification previously. -Agree to teach in a high-need Nebraska school district for at least four of the six years following graduation from the MAmt program. -Demonstrate advanced math content knowledge on a nationally recognized assessment by taking the Praxis II Math Content Exams (0061) and (0063).