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Sustained Giving

A sustaining gift of any size provides unrestricted funds to support initiatives that are not supported through university funding. Gifts from $25 to $3,000 are an investment in the WVUteach program and future STEM educators. A monthly, quarterly, or yearly gift – no matter the size – can have a big impact on WVUteach students, mentor teachers, and K-12 students.

$100 funds a tuition rebate
As an incentive to try out teaching, WVUteach offers all students who complete the first two courses in the program a tuition rebate.

$150 funds a Mentor Teacher stipend
In-service teachers provide expertise and vital feedback contributing significantly to the development of our pre-service teachers.

$500 funds two new teacher kits
WVUteach Induction support includes a box of supplies to help our graduates get their first classroom ready.

$1,000 funds a merit or need-based scholarship 
Scholarships based on merit and/or financial need that give top math and science students an opportunity to pursue the profession of teaching.

$2,000 funds an internship for a semester
WVUteach interns are paid a stipend to work 10-20 hours a week in a nonprofit organization that provides STEM-focused educational services to the community.

$3,000 funds induction and professional development for a new teacher
Your support provides WVUteach graduates with professional development that helps them transition from student to expert teacher.

$25,000 funds a graduate student fellowship
Funds allow WVUteach to support master's-level veteran public school educators who are enrolled in graduate studies at WVU to assist in the education and support of WVUteach students as they explore teaching. Each fellow supports an additional section of 24 students in the WVUteach program.

$85,000 funds a Master Teacher fellowship
Funds allow WVUteach to attract and hire additional full-time master's or PhD level veteran public shcool educators to recruit, mentor, educate and support WVUteach students as they explore teaching. The ideal ratio for Master Teacher to students in the program is 1:50. 

Please consider giving a gift today. For more funding options, contact Amanda Backus at 304-293-5030 or amanda.backus@mail.wvu.edu.