Forgivable loan for minority Tennessee residents pursuing teaching careers. Minimum 2.75 GPA required for high school applicant, minimum 2.5 GPA required for college applicant or score an 18 on ACT. Must teach pre-K-12 one year for each year the award is received, or repay loan.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not reported

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Tennessee
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
South Dakota
Area of Study
Education, Special Education
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Associate Executive Director, Grants and Scholarships
Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
Address
404 James Robertson Parkway, Ste 1510
City, State, Zip
Nashville, TN , 37243
Telephone
(615) 253-7441
E-mail
tim.phelps@tn.gov
Website
Website

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