Connecticut Office of Higher Education/Minority Teacher Incentive Grant Program

Program provides up to $5,000 a year for two years of full-time study in a teacher preparation program for the junior or senior year at a Connecticut college or university. Applicant must be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American or Native American heritage and be nominated by the Education Dean. Program graduates who teach in Connecticut public schools may be eligible for loan reimbursement stipends up to $2,500 per year for up to four years.


Award Amount $2,500 - $5,000
Number of Awards 72
Application Deadline October 15
Available to Class Level Juniors, Seniors
Renewability Renewable


Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, African-American/Black, Hispanic
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College Connecticut
Area of Study Education
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Executive Assistant
Connecticut Office of Higher Education
Address 39 Woodland Street
City, State, Zip Hartford, CT 06105
Telephone (860) 947-1855
Web Site Web site
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