NOYCE Scholarship Program
The CSUEB Noyce Scholarship Program is designed to increase the number of qualified math and science teachers obtaining their credential at CSUEB and going on to serve at high needs schools. Noyce Scholarships will be used to attract academically successful community college transfers, senior mathematics and science majors and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) professionals to become highly effective teachers in urban school districts. Each scholar will be supported for $10,000 per year for one to two years and will be required to teach at a high needs school two years for every year of support.
The goals of this program are to increase the number of mathematics and science majors entering the teaching profession through early recruitment strategies, to strengthen the preparation and mentoring that these teachers receive and to provide a network of interpersonal and professional support that sustains their commitment to a career in teaching.
Note: Application Deadline is Friday, October 25, 2013.
|US Citizen, Permanent Resident or US National|
|Plan to Graduate Spring 2014|
|Committed to entering the credential program at CSUEB|
|Committed to teach in a high needs school|
Application forms can be found at: NOYCE Application Forms
Scholars are required to teach in a high needs school for two years for each year of scholarship support or they will be obligated to repay the scholarship. Scholars will be required to sign and notarize a legally binding agreement. That agreement will require that the teaching commence within 8 years of graduation or receipt of a teaching credential. Noyce scholars must also agree to participate in CSUEB sponsored seminars, workshops and professional development programs that support the initial four years of their teaching careers. Scholarship recipients must remain enrolled full-time and make timely progress towards graduation. Scholarship recipients are also responsible for verifying and updating employment information and furnishing other monitoring or evaluation information that is requested.
This program is funded by the National Science Foundation DUE- 0833348