UFT Scholarship Fund
The Albert Shanker College Scholarship Fund of the United Federation of Teachers
Each year, the United Federation of Teachers proudly awards $1 million in undergraduate and graduate scholarships to academically excellent and financially eligible students from New York City public schools. Scholarship winners are living proof that excellence can thrive in New York City schools. Their hard work — and the dedication of all the educators who worked with them — enable them to achieve academic distinction.
New for 2022: Apply online
You can create an account on our new portal to submit your application.
- A user name must be an email address
- Passwords must be at least 8 characters and must
include alpha, numeric and special characters
- Students only need to create an account once
- Who can apply?
- What about financial eligibility?
- How are winners selected?
- How are the scholarships paid?
- And more…
Check out our Resources page for other financial aid and scholarship information.