How to Apply

Call a counselor at 866-648-3224 ext. 312 or chat live with a counselor using the chat feature at the bottom of the page to learn more about our scholarship program and application process. Live Chat feature is available Monday-Friday 7am-5pm. Determine your eligibility. You may be eligible for a T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Michigan scholarship if you:

  • Work a minimum of 20 hours per week in a licensed center-based, family, or group home setting (CDA, Associates, Bachelor’s and Master’s degree scholarships) or a minimum of 20 hours per week in an eligible early childhood focused organization (Master’s degree scholarships only).
  • Meet income eligibility requirements
  • Meet specific scholarship eligibility requirements. See scholarship pages for more information.

T.E.A.C.H. Application

Instructions: Complete and submit your T.E.A.C.H. application after admittance into a participating college or university. CDA Assessment scholarship applicants should apply for a T.E.A.C.H. scholarship prior to applying to the Council for Professional Recognition for the CDA credential. Incomplete applications will cause a delay in response time. Application processing typically takes 3-4 weeks from the submission of a complete application.

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