Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation/Tennessee Teaching Scholars Program

Forgivable loan for college juniors, seniors, and college graduates admitted to a teacher education program in Tennessee with a minimum GPA of 2.75. Students must commit to teach in a Tennessee public school one year for each year the award is received. Must be a U.S. citizen and resident of Tennessee. For more information, go to www.tn.gov/collegepays

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
April 15
Available to Class Level
Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Tennessee
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Tennessee
Area of Study
Education
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Grants and Scholarship Analyst
Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
Address
404 James Robertson Parkway, Suite 1510 Parkway Towers
City, State, Zip
Nashville, TN , 37243-0820
Telephone
(615) 253-7479
E-mail
cindy.runnels@tn.gov
Website
Website

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