Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
332
Days
April 15 2020
Application Deadline
Yes
Renewable
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Tennessee Teaching Scholars Program

Description

Forgivable loan for college juniors, seniors, and post baccalaureate candidates admitted to a teacher education program in Tennessee with a minimum GPA of 2.75. Students must commit to teach in a Tennessee public school one year for each year the award is received. Must be a U.S. citizen and resident of Tennessee. For more information, go to www.tn.gov/collegepays

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Tennessee
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Tennessee
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Education

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Contact Ms. Cindy Runnels
Grants and Scholarship Analyst
cindy.runnels@tn.gov
Tel: 615-253-7479 Address 404 James Robertson Parkway, Suite 1510
Parkway Towers
Nashville, TN 37243-0820