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Virginia Teaching Scholarship/Loan

Sponsored by: Virginia Department of Education

Applicant must be a male, preparing to teach in elementary and middle school, be a minority student, or be preparing to teach in chemistry, earth sciences, foreign language, mathematics, physics, special education, or technology education. All applicants must be a resident of Virginia, have a recommendation from the school, and have a minimum 2.7 GPA. Award may be used at Virginia colleges or universities with state approved teacher preparation programs only.


Application Deadline None
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Loan
Number of Applications 187
Required areas of study Chemistry, earth sciences, foreign language, mathematics, physics, special education, technology education
Awarded every year? yes
Reapplication is required for renewal.
Must be repaid?
Award must be repaid upon graduation; up to $3,720 may be forgiven if recipient teaches for 2 years in a designated critical-shortage area.
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $3,720
Average $3,720
Min $3,720


Max 150

Contact Information

Ms. Byrd G. Latham
Specialist for Teacher Education
Virginia Department of Education
United States

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