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Ignite Fellowship Application CLOSES TOMORROW

Apply for Teach for America’s Ignite Fellowship for Fall 2024 now! Ignite is a virtual, paid, part-time tutoring fellowship sponsored by Teach For America. 

Who can apply:

The fellowship is open to all TheDream.US Scholars who have an ITIN or SSN (work authorization is not required), have at least a 2.5 GPA, and meet other eligibility criteria. Fellows receive $1,200 per semester. All majors are welcome!

Key dates:

  • Application Deadline – Wednesday, April 24 at 11:59 pm
  • Fall Fellowship Dates: September – December 2024

*Please disregard the website’s mention that fellows must have work authorization. Since Spring 2023, Teach for America has expanded their Ignite Fellows program to be inclusive to all TheDream.US Scholars who have an ITIN or SSN (work authorization is not required). Since spring 2023, over 100 TheDream.US Scholars have participated as Ignite Fellows.

Learn more here about Teach for America’s Ignite Fellowship.

Thursday, 4/25: Last Immigration Q&A for Spring

Sui Chung, an attorney in Miami, Florida will return for April’s Immigration Q&A!

Sui, a relentless champion of immigrants, will be providing general feedback and guidance on scholar’s immigration questions for the first 30 minutes of our session.

Thursday, Apr 25th (also on our calendar here)

2 pm PT/ 4 pm CT/ 5 pm ET 

Zoom link (no need to register)

Thursday, 5/2: Dreamers Graduate Loan Program Info Session

Are you interested in going to graduate school? Join us for an Info Session on the Dreamers Graduate Loan Program on May 2nd.  

The Loan Program supports Dreamers with DACA or TPS who want to pursue professional degrees.

This program provides loans with the same Annual Percentage Rate as the federal government’s Direct PLUS loan program, with no cosigner requirements, no minimum credit score requirements, and no additional fees to take out a loan.

This session is co-hosted and co-sponsored by Presidents’ Alliance, Social Finance, TheDream.US, and Immigrants Rising.

Thursday, May 2nd

10 am PT/ 12 pm CT/ 1 pm ET 

Register Here