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MAT Impact Fellow Scholarship

Funded by the National Science Foundation, the MAT Impact Fellow Scholarship will provide financial and developmental support to scholarship recipients, providing fellows a unique and comprehensive educational experience in the MAT Secondary Education Math/Science program. Graduates will be better prepared to become successful educators in STEM fields, and will also be provided access to continued professional development. Spots are limited, apply today!NSF Logo

 
 

 

Detailed Information Below:

  • Benefits of the MAT Impact Fellows Scholarship
    Benefits of the MAT Impact Fellows Scholarship
    • $11,000+ towards the cost of tuition and fees for the UWG MAT Program
    • Leadership opportunities in educational events (GYSTC camps, etc.)
    • Strong support system while enrolled in the program and up to 4 years post-graduation
    • Professional Development opportunities
    • Access, up to 3 times each, to Innovations Lab - Mobile and UWGLive Simulations
    • Tuition/fee waiver for 3 additional classes after graduating from the UWG MAT Program
    • $10,000 salary stipend per year for up to 4 years post-graduation
  • Who qualifies for the MAT Impact Fellow Scholarship?
    Who qualifies for the MAT Impact Fellow Scholarship?
    • Hold a bachelor’s degree in a math or science discipline

    • Have NOT yet begun a full-time teaching position

    • Intend to teach in a math or science content area in grades 6-12

    • Must be a United States citizen
    • Have 2.7 or higher GPA
  • Requirements for scholarship
    Requirements for scholarship
    • Acceptance into and completion of the UWG MAT program - Secondary Education Math or Science

    • Have NOT yet begun a full-time teaching position

    • Committed to teaching in a high needs school in Georgia for 4 years post-graduation

  • Required materials needed to apply
    Required materials needed to apply
    • MAT Impact Application (Apply Here button)
    • Two letters of recommendation
    • Current Resume
    • College transcripts
    • Personal statement detailing why you want to become a STEM educator
    Required materials should be emailed to uteach@westga.edu
  • Application Deadline!
    When is the application deadline?
    • There is no deadline to apply. We are currently accepting applications year-round for summer, fall, and spring semester starts.

    Required materials should be emailed to uteach@westga.edu

 

 

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The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.