In response to the ongoing teacher shortage, Roberts Wesleyan College, News 8, and Advantage Federal Credit Union are back to award three more $10,000 Golden Apple Scholarships in 2020-2021. 

Complete the form to submit you application for one of three academic scholarships awarded to:

NOTE: Scholarships available to new students that start their degree at Roberts Wesleyan College during the 2020-21 academic year this August. 

Download the Scholarship Fact Sheet and Application Instructions below to get started today!



Submit Scholarship Application


In addition to the scholarship application, all scholarship applicants must also "officially" apply to a teacher education program leading to initial certification and be accepted to qualify for the Golden Apple Scholarship. (Download Scholarship Instructions to see Scholarship Dates and Deadlines). Start your Roberts Online Application now!

Scholarship recipients will be selected by a scholarship committee of admissions professionals and teaching faculty at Roberts Wesleyan College. The Golden Apple Scholarship total of $10,000 each are not paid out up front, but will be divided evenly over the entire length of the program to each winner. Recipients must enroll as full-time students in a program starting in August 2019. Scholarship requires the recipient to remain in a Teacher Education program or major at Roberts. The total of all grants and scholarships (including federal Pell and NYS TAP) cannot exceed 100% of tuition. For Pathway to Teaching and M.Ed. students, the scholarship cannot be combined with any other Roberts aid including scholarships, grants, and partnership discounts. Roberts faculty, staff, and dependents are not eligible for the scholarship.