Application Process (2021)

How to find out if you are eligible to apply:

  1. Complete the Interested Applicant Survey (Survey) to determine eligibility to apply
  2. Approved applicants and her sponsoring employer are invited to the T.E.A.C.H. D.C. Orientation
  3. Interested applicants who are not eligible are notified of their status.

Note: T.E.A.C.H. D.C. is placing priority on teachers who currently do not have an Associate or Bachelor degree.

Completing the application and sponsoring employer agreement:

  • The application and sponsoring employer agreement will be released after the TEACH DC orientation for approved applicants and sponsoring employers.
  • The application and sponsoring employer agreement are sent electronically through Adobe Sign.
  • All required fields must be completed for the application or sponsoring employer agreement to be complete.
  • The approved scholar is required to email the following evidence to
    • College or university acceptance letter
    • Most recent paystub