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Christa McAuliffe Teacher Incentive Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.doe.k12.de.us/Page/1053
  • Contact
  • Donna Myers
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • dhec@state.de.us
  • Application Deadline
  • March 19, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • See Description
  • Scholarship Description
  • Eligibility requirements:
    -Legal residents of Delaware
    -U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens
    -Full-time students enrolled at a Delaware college in an undergraduate program leading to teacher certification
    -High school seniors must rank in upper half of class and have a combined score of 1570 on the SAT
    -Undergraduates must have at least a 2.75 GPA
    -Awards may be provided for programs of study not available in Delaware or prorated for part-time students
    -Preference is given to applicants planning to teach in a critical need area as defined by the Delaware Department of Education

    Teacher Shortage Areas:
    -Bilingual Teachers
    -Business Education
    -Foreign Language
    -Librarians/Media Tech
    -Mathematics (all grade levels)
    -Science (Secondary)
    -Special Education
    -Speech Pathologists
    -Technology Education

    Awards will not exceed the cost of tuition, mandatory fees, and other direct educational expenses. Renewable for up to three additional years with a cumulative GPA of 2.75. Loan forgiveness provision at a rate of one year of teaching in a Delaware public school for one year of the loan.

    For more details and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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