Golden Apple Scholarship

Golden Apple Scholars Receive:

  • Up to $23,000 in total financial assistance for college, inclusive of paid Scholar Institutes
  • Extensive classroom teaching experience during undergraduate years
  • Academic and social-emotional supports during undergraduate years
  • Job placement assistance
  • Mentoring from our award-winning teaching faculty during the first two years of teaching

Who Is Eligible? 

  • Students attending Illinois schools who are high school seniors, freshmen/sophomores in college and community college students
  • Illinois resident, U.S. citizens, eligible non-citizens, or Illinois Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) students
  • Please note: Standardized test scores are optional and not required for acceptance to the program this year.