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Applications open for Golden Apple Scholars

Applications now are open for the Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois teacher preparation program. First-year and sophomore students are eligible.

The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois Program is an undergraduate teacher preparation program providing tuition assistance and mentoring program that supports the development and success of new teachers for Illinois schools of need. 

Golden Apple Scholars receive Up to $23,000  financial assistance for college, classroom experience
academic and social support, mentoring and job placement assistance.

Standardized test scores are optional and not required for acceptance to the program this year.


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