The Fordham University / Wildlife Conservation Society NSF Robert Noyce Scholarship Program

Julie Larsen Maher ©WCS

Fordham University and the Wildlife Conservation Society at the Bronx Zoo announce a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded program that provides scholarships to students majoring, or with a degree, in science who are committed to teaching science in high need school districts upon the completion of a teacher credential program.

Benefits

  • $9,000 tuition scholarship
  • New York State certification to teach science
  • 3-week paid summer internship at the Bronx Zoo ($1,350)
  • mentoring by faculty and educators at Fordham University and the WCS/Bronx Zoo
  • pairing with a selected practicing teacher

Deadlines

Undergraduates – December 15th 5:00pm (EST)

Graduates – April 15th 5:00pm (EST)

 

How do I apply?

If you are an eligible candidate, send an email request for the application forms to Dr. John Craven at jcraven@fordham.edu or Dr. Grace Vernon at Vernon@fordham.edu.

 

For more information, please visit Fordham's website and see below:

Recipient Obligations 

Dr. John Craven: jcraven@fordham.edu (212) 636-7670

Dr. Grace Vernon: Vernon@fordham.edu (212) 636-6324


NSFThis scholarship opportunity is generously funded by the National Science Foundation.