Advancing Educators of Color Scholarship (2023-24)
The Advancing Educators of Color (AEC) scholarship provides a full-ride scholarship on top of the Promise Scholarship to eligible Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS) students who pursue education and jobs within PPS after graduation. Students of color are especially encouraged to apply.
Date of Birth
American Indian/ Alaska Native
Hispanic or Latino
Prefer not to respond
Environmental Charter School
City High Charter High School
Passport Academy Charter School
Pittsburgh Milliones (UPrep)
The Academy Charter
Urban Pathways Charter
Pittsburgh Online Academy
Expected High School Graduation Year
I am not a current High School Senior
College or University you wish to attend:
Major (you must be enrolled in a teaching program)
Do you intend to become a K-12 teacher in the Pittsburgh Public schools?
Participated in the Brashear Teaching magnet program?
What inspires you or drives you to become a teacher? (100-word count)
What do you think are the key attributes of an exceptional teacher? (100-word count)
Describe the impact that this program would have for you. (100-word count)
Please submit a letter of recommendation (ex. teacher, supervisor, counselor, coach, mentor etc.)