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Knowles Science Teaching Fellowships

Name of Program
Knowles Science Teaching Fellowships
Website URL https://knowlesteachers.org/
KSTF provides beginning high school science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) teachers with five-year fellowships designed to help them become master teacher and leaders.
Award Amount
KSTF Teaching Fellows are eligible to receive stipends, grants, professional development and more to support their progress as teacher leaders.
Other Requirements/Conditions
Teachers who are committed to teaching high school STEM in the U.S.
Have earned or are in the process of earning a degree in a discipline related to the STEM subject(s) they intend to teach. Have outstanding current content knowledge with a recent degree or education (typically within the last 5–10 years). Have the capacity and determination to commit to teaching as their primary career. Have not previously established a career (typically more than 5–10 years in another field). Have recently earned a secondary teaching credential in the U.S. (no earlier than January 1, 2013) or will earn their credential no later than September 1, 2014.
Application Process
All applications for the KSTF Teaching Fellowship must be submitted online. Fill out and send with transcripts and letters of recommendation to KSFT.
Deadline Date
Applications typically accepted April 30 through October 15th. Applications for 2014 fellowships are now closed.
Target Audience
Have a B.A. or B.S. degree, Interested in teaching mathematics, Interested in teaching science, Residents of other states
Type of Financial Aid