Critical Needs Teacher Program (CNTP)

Applicant must be enrolled in a program of study that leads to a Class "A" teacher educator license. Applicant must be a junior or senior at a university or college in Mississippi, must have passed or documented exemption from Praxis I, and must agree to become immediately employed in a critical need classroom in Mississippi upon degree completion.

Award is both a scholarship and a loan.

Award covers total cost of tuition and room and board.

Recipient must agree to teach in a critical teacher shortage area in Mississippi for the same number of years in which they received the loan.

Study areas: education


Deadline: March 31

Award type: Other

Award coverage: Full Tuition

Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:


Enrollment level: College Junior, College Senior

State: Mississippi

Major: Education

Contact Information

Office of Financial Aid
201 West Main Blue Mountain, MS 38610 United States
Phone: (662) 685-4771
Fax: (662) 685-4776

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