Pre-Service Students

Pre-service students are an essential part of our organization. IAEA supports students by providing resources to promote high-quality art education, collaboration, job opportunities, and scholarships/grants.

Student Resources

Click “subscribe” on THIS PAGE  to get immediate notification of job postings as we receive them. Many of our postings do not immediately appear in public job spots and are often last-minute openings or maternity leaves.


IAEA offers annual $1000 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate art education students.  Applications will be available now and due June 1st. Be sure to check the requirements so you have enough time to collect the necessary application materials.

Learn more

Membership for students is only $15! Get access to job postings, amazing web video content, members-only discounts, and connections to Illinois art educators. Click here to join today!

Encourage your University to utilize “Organizational Memberships” — it includes up to 10 student memberships free!

Pre-Service Students

We have a group set up just for students on Facebook to connect. Join to get student updates!


We have many online resources to help support you in your journey as an art educator. Join our live webinars or watch our recordings covering everything from art standards to classroom management.


IAEA is here to help with your questions!

Danielle Sharp, Pre-Service Student Advisor
[email protected]