West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission-Student Services/Underwood-Smith Teacher Scholarship Program

Award for West Virginia residents at West Virginia institutions pursuing teaching careers. Must have a 3.25 GPA after completion of two years of course work. Must teach two years in West Virginia public schools for each year the award is received. Recipients will be required to sign an agreement acknowledging an understanding of the program's requirements and their willingness to repay the award if appropriate teaching service is not rendered.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,500 - $5,000
Number of Awards
25 - 50
Application Deadline
March 1
Available to Class Level
Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
West Virgina
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
West Virgina
Area of Study
Education
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Scholarship Coordinator
West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission-Student Services
Address
1018 Kanawha Boulevard East, Suite 700
City, State, Zip
Charleston, WV , 25301
Telephone
(304) 558-4618
E-mail
janet.ruge@wvhepc.edu
Website
Website

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