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Teach STEM

Congratulations to our 2018-19 Academic Year Scholarship Awardees! We'd like to thank the Howard and Elliot Families for their continued support of science educators. 


Funding opportunities -- scholarships, grants, loans, internships -- each play a role in your undergraduate education. Take advantage of them! Questions should be directed to the Scholarship Office at (509) 963-1611.

Your SituationScholarship Opportunity
I am a freshman/sophomoreWA Opportunity, TEACH, BluePay
I am a junior/senior or transfer student with an AA degreeWA Opportunity, TEACHScholarship Central (Elliot and Howard), BluePay
I have financial NEEDWA Opportunity, any other CWU need-based via Scholarship Central
I am from an underrepresented group in STEMWA Opportunity, Information available via Scholarship Central
I want research experienceInformation available via Scholarship Central
I am willing to teach in a low-income school after graduationTEACH
I am interested in teaching scienceElliot Family, Howard Family    *HINT!!! If you are in TeachSTEM, apply for this scholarship!!
I am interested in chemistryInformation available via Scholarship Central
I am interested in biologyInformation available via Scholarship Central
I am interested in mathInformation available via Scholarship Central
I am interested in computer scienceInformation available via Scholarship Central
I am interested in physicsBarbara Lotze
I am a graduate student interested in teaching scienceAFCEA
Be sure to investigate opportunities outside of the Scholarship Central application that may apply to you. Find a list of them here:


Scholarship Central Database

The Scholarship Central database is open October 1 through February 1 each year. Contact your department(s) for specific scholarship information. For further scholarship information in general, please visit or contact the Scholarship Office at (509) 963-1611.

Washington Opportunity Grant

  • Supports low- and middle-income students pursuing high-demand majors in science, technology and math
  • Encourages recipients to work in Washington State once their degree is complete
  • Award amounts will vary
  • Must be a WA resident who graduated from a WA high school
  • DUE: February 1
  • For more information:


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Elliott Family Scholarship

Howard Family Scholarship

Barbara Lotze Scholarship

  • Supports future physics teachers up to $2,000 per year
  • Applications will be accepted at any time and those received by the December 1 deadline will be considered for that year
  • DUE: December 1 
  • For more information:

BluePay STEM Scholarship

AFCEA Educational Foundation STEM Teaching Scholarship (Graduate Students)

Washington Student Acheivement Council Scholarships

  • Supports paraeducators to earn a teaching degree
  • Supports certified teachers to add a high needs certification
  • For more information:

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