TeacherCertification.com Early Childhood Education Scholarship

Award Description

TeacherCertification.com is committed to empowering the teachers of tomorrow by making teacher credentialing as simple as possible, making it easier to enter the profession by providing clear and helpful information. To help accomplish this mission, we'd like to offer a $500 academic award to any student pursuing their undergraduate or graduate degree in order to become an early childhood education teacher. The TeacherCertification.com Early Childhood Education Scholarship was created to help future educators on their path to earning their certification.

General Scholarship Information

Scholarship Amount: $500

One Scholarship Awarded Annually

Application Deadline: June 1, 2022

Click here to apply now!

Selection & Eligibility Criteria

The winner of this award will be chosen based on academic history and extracurricular activities. Financial need will not be considered. To be eligible to receive this award, you must:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident.
  • Be enrolled or accepted to an accredited college or university and plan on attending in the following year.
  • Be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree and are planning on becoming an early education teacher.
  • Have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed in your degree.
  • Agree to provide a digital photograph of yourself and a quote for display on TeacherCertification.com if chosen as the award winner by our selection committee.
  • High school seniors who are graduating and meet the above-mentioned criteria may apply.


Following the deadline, the winner will be notified, and the award will be sent by check directly to the recipient's permanent mailing address noted in the application. Academic award winners who accumulate more than $600.00 in prizes over a one-year period will be issues an IRS form 1099 (or the equivalent). As a result, scholarship winners will need to provide TeacherCertification.com with certain person information prior to receiving their academic award.

Academic Award Provider

This academic award is provided by TeacherCertification.com. The application process is completely online. Read the scholarship terms and conditions here.

Resources for Early Childhood Education Teachers

Education in early childhood is critical for the development of students, making early childhood educators a critical role to play in education. In order to become an early education teacher, you will need to earn your teaching credentials and certification. The pathway to earning a teacher certification is different depending on the location you plan on teaching in, and TeacherCertification.com offers comprehensive guides to becoming a teacher nationwide, from California to Florida.

TeacherCertification.com has also developed study materials and practice tests for the Praxis, CBEST, FTCE, and TExES exams that can help make a certification and a career in early childhood education much more accessible.

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