Critical Needs Teacher Program (CNTP)
Sponsored by: Blue Mountain College
Applicant must be enrolled in a program of study that leads to a Class "A" teacher educator license. Applicant must be a junior or senior at a university or college in Mississippi, must have passed or documented exemption from Praxis I, and must agree to become immediately employed in a critical need classroom in Mississippi upon degree completion.
|Application Deadline||March 31|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Other|
|Award Coverage||Full Tuition<br >Award covers total cost of tuition and room and board.|
|Required areas of study||education|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Unlimited amount awarded?||yes|
|Must be repaid?
Recipient must agree to teach in a critical teacher shortage area in Mississippi for the same number of years in which they received the loan.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|