Awards, Fellowships & Programs

Overview

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Awards

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The Peter Jennings Award for Civic Leadership is presented to a Teach For America alumnus whose work has led to significant positive change in the last year.

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The Social Innovation Award brings together alumni and corps member entrepreneurs to compete for seed funding and engage in professional coaching.

Fellowships and Programs

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The Capitol Hill Fellows Program is a year-long program that places TFA alumni in full-time, paid congressional staff positions on Capitol Hill.

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Our Rural School Leadership Academy puts alumni on a path to school leadership positions in the rural regions that we serve.

School Leaders

Our Schools To Learn From program enables excellent schools to share best practices with educators and school leaders across the country.

1Capitol Hill Fellows do not lobby on behalf of Teach For America or work on issues related to Teach For America during this fellowship. Instead, they work on issues assigned by a member of Congress or congressional committee in Washington, D.C.