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Golden Apple Scholars 2022 – INFO SESSION 3/9 AND 3/10

Do you dream of teaching and making an impact on students? If so, the Golden Apple Scholars program prepares aspiring teachers for long-term success by providing college tuition assistance, professional development, and mentoring throughout their undergraduate and teaching careers. To learn more, click here to register to attend a Virtual Information Session hosted for UIC Students on 3/9 (12-1pm) and 3/10 (5-6pm) or apply now at

Golden Apple Scholars Receive:

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

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.

The final application deadline is April 1, 2022