AFCEA Education Scholarships for Teaching Science, Technology, Engineering 
and Mathematics (STEM)

The AFCEA Educational Foundation will offer scholarships of $5,000 to students 
actively pursuing an undergraduate or graduate education degree for the 
purpose of teaching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) 
subjects at a U.S. middle or secondary school.   

At least 35 scholarships will be awarded annually. The scholarships are made 
possible by a generous contribution from AFCEA International.  
Eligibility:  Undergraduate candidates must be a U.S. citizen, attending an 
accredited college or university in the United States as a traditional student 
and majoring in secondary education for the purpose of teaching STEM 
subjects in a U.S. middle or secondary school. Undergraduate applications will 
be accepted from current sophomore and junior students - minimum second-
year students please. Graduate candidates must be a U.S. citizen and currently 
enrolled in at least two (semester-equivalent) classes at an accredited U.S. 
college or university.

A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 is required.  

In addition to the STEM Teacher Scholarship, each graduating AFCEA STEM 
Teacher Scholar will receive a $1,000 AFCEA Science Teaching Tools grant per 
year for 3 years, on the condition they remain teaching a STEM subject. Grants 
can be used for a variety of purposes including: purchase of STEM-focused 
classroom supplies, purchase of hardware/software, or to support STEM extra-
curricular activities and clubs.

Applications Deadline: June 10

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