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 Information

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

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
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

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Executive Assistant
Connecticut Office of Higher Education
Address
39 Woodland Street
City, State, Zip
Hartford, CT , 06105
Telephone
(860) 947-1855
E-mail
mtip@ctohe.org
Website
Website

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