Science Scholar Leader Fellowships

We're closing the achievement gap in North Carolina through support for experiential science education.

About the Fellowship

We seek talented secondary science educators interested in becoming exemplary scholar leaders focused on positively impacting underserved populations.

Preference will be given to applicants from underrepresented groups and/or to those teaching at schools with large populations of underserved students.

In addition to master’s coursework, fellows will participate in professional development seminars on supporting underserved students and in summer research internships.

$4,000 Fellowships

We offer financial support to help you complete your online master’s degree in science education

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How to Apply

  1. Complete an application form.
  2. Write an essay answering the following questions (maximum one page double-spaced).
    1. Why do you want to pursue a master’s degree?
    2. How will this master’s program enhance your work as a science teacher?
  3. Submit an undergraduate transcript.
  4. Submit a letter of support from principal or supervisor.

For more information, contact:
Cesar Delgado, Ph.D.
cesar_delgado@ncsu.edu