Teachers of Tomorrow
TEACHERS OF TOMORROW 2022-2023 GRANT APPLICATIONS
Teachers may apply for only one of the awards below in 2022-23. Follow the links for specific eligibility requirements and application portals.
$3,400 annual award for up to 4 years for new teachers in shortage areas - over 95% of awardees choose this award
$700-$2,100 annually for up to 2 years for shortage area teachers with Initial/Provisional certification who have never received any Professional/Permanent certification
$10,000 annual award for up to 3 years for Board Certified teachers working in specific high-need schools
SMBE Tuition Reimbursement Program
$10,000 annual educational expense reimbursement for up to 2 years for Science, Math, Bilingual, and ENL teachers working in specific high-need schools who have held Transitional certification
GENERAL TEACHERS OF TOMORROW ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS - AN APPLICANT MUST...
Have been a full-time contract teacher since 9/30/22 or earlier (later hires are ineligible until 2023-24)
Work continually throughout the 2022-23 school year
Hold valid NYS Teacher certification in the area taught throughout the 2022-23 school year
If applicable, have a current APPR rating of Effective or Highly Effective, or the equivalent
Meet further eligibility requirements specific to the grant program selectedAPPLICATIONS MUST BE UPLOADED BY:March 31, 2023at 4:00 P.M.