Tennessee Teaching Scholars
Sponsored by: Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
Applicant must be a Tennessee resident and United States citizen who is a college junior, senior, and post-baccalaureate student admitted to a teacher education program at an eligible Tennessee post-secondary institution. Undergraduate applicants must be enrolled full-time; graduate students at least half-time. Applicant may not be a licensed teacher or have received the scholarship while employed in a teaching position.
|Application Deadline||April 15|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Loan|
|Number of Applications||200|
|Required areas of study||education, teacher licensure|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Recipient must maintain a minimum 2.75 GPA for renewal.
|Must be repaid?
Recipient will incur a teaching obligation one year for each year award is received; must be repaid if obligation is not met.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|