Scholarships for Afterschool and Youth Work Professionals

Posted by on January 17, 2011

T.E.A.C.H. scholarships for afterschool and youth work professionals are still available for the Spring 2011 Semester!

This unique scholarship program provides financial as well as other assistance for staff to earn college coursework toward a PA School Age Professional Credential, Youth Work Certificate/Credential and other approved degrees.

Students can receive a scholarship even if their tuition/fees are being funded by another source.  T.E.A.C.H. provides financial support to help with the cost of books, travel, paid release time to attend class or study and even a bonus upon successful completion of the scholarship.

For more information and a T.E.A.C.H. application, visit the PA Child Care Association’s (PACCA) website at

The colleges and universities participating in the scholarship program are:

Arcadia University
Community College of Allegheny County
Community College of Philadelphia
Eastern University
Harrisburg Area Community College
Keystone College
Northampton Community College
University of Pittsburgh

For information, call 877-51-TEACH or visit

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