Woodrow Wilson-Rockefeller Brothers Fund Fellowships for Aspiring Teachers of ColorĀ 

NYU Steinhardt is proud to participate as a partnership school in the Woodrow Wilson-Rockefeller Brothers Fund Aspiring Teachers of Color Fellowship Program.

Funded through a $5-million grant from the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, the WW-RBF Fellowship program offers support for students of color who aspire to become teachers to complete master's degree programs in education and become excellent educators who ensure student success in high-need schools.   

This highly prestigious fellowship includes:
  • A $30,000 stipend to apply toward the cost of a master's degree at one of 29 institutions across the country, including NYU Steinhardt
  • Preparation in a high-need public school
  • Support and mentoring throughout the three-year teaching commitment
  • Guidance toward teaching certification
  • Lifelong membership in a national network of Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Fellows who are intellectual leaders
NYU participates in the WW-RBF Program in two ways:

NYU Steinhardt is the only institution in New York City that participates in the WW-RBF program.