Education Instruction Department Scholarship

Purpose: To provide assistance to students in the ACC Education Instruction Program based on scholastic merit and a passion for teaching.

Amount: The number of awards and the dollar amount will be based on the funds available.


  • Minimum 3.00 GPA in all college work.
  • May only be used by students planning to enter the teaching field through the Austin Community College.
  • Associate of Arts in Teaching program.
  • Successfully completed EDUC 1301 with a “C” or better.
  • Financial need (as determined by the ACC Financial Aid Office).
  • Possible interview with members of the Education Instruction Department faculty.


Terms of Scholarship:

  • Successfully complete a minimum of six hours with a 3.00 GPA.
  • Scholarship applies to tuition, fees and books.
  • Scholarship must be used within one academic year.
  • Re-application necessary each academic year.


To apply, complete the ACC General Scholarship Application online or submit a paper application.

Application Deadline: June 1st of each year