$4,826
Avg. Amount Awarded
138
Days
April 15 2022
Application Deadline
43
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Minority Teaching Fellows Program

Description

Forgivable loan for minority Tennessee residents pursuing teaching careers. Minimum 2.75 GPA required for high school applicant, minimum 2.5 GPA required for college applicant or score an 18 on ACT. Must teach pre-K-12 one year for each year the award is received, or repay loan.

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded
$207,500
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Tennessee
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Tennessee
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Special Education, Education

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Contact Ms. Cindy Runnels
Grant and Scholarship Analyst
cindy.runnels@tn.gov
Tel: 615-253-7479 Address 312 Rosa L Parks Ave, 9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243