Tennessee Minority Teaching Fellows Program

  • Website Address
  • https://www.tn.gov/collegepays/article/minority-te...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 404 James Robertson Pkwy Suite 1950
  • Nashville, TN 37243-0820
  • Email Address
  • tsac@mail.state.tn.us
  • Application Deadline
  • Varies
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Minority Teaching Fellows Program is intended to encourage talented minority Tennesseans to enter the teaching field in Tennessee. The award is for students who are pursing a teacher certification at an eligible Tennessee college or university.

    To be eligible, the applicant must:
    -Be a minority Tennessee resident and a U.S. citizen
    -Be a high school senior or a continuing college student
    -Be a high school senior who has achieved at least a 2.75 high school cumulative grade point average, and either scored a minimum composite score of 18 on the ACT or 860 SAT (math and critical reading only)
    -Be a continuing college student who has achieved at least a 2.5 college cumulative grade point average

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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