Chicago Teachers College Scholarship (Open to freshmen who intend to be Education majors)
This endowed scholarship is available to new freshmen students (entered NEIU during the 2016-2017 academic year) who are U.S. citizens and residents of the State of Illinois.
Applicants must be committed to pursuing a career in Education.
A letter of recommendation is required and must be written by an individual who can speak to the student’s leadership qualities and academic accomplishments (i.e. high school teacher, guidance counselor, coach, college professor, academic advisor, or mentor).
Please provide a personal statement, appoximately 100-150 words, expressing your reasons for choosing a career in education