Virginia Teaching Scholarship/Loan

Applicant must be a male, preparing to teach in elementary and middle school, be a minority student, or be preparing to teach in chemistry, earth sciences, foreign language, mathematics, physics, special education, or technology education. All applicants must be a resident of Virginia, have a recommendation from the school, and have a minimum 2.7 GPA. Award may be used at Virginia colleges or universities with state approved teacher preparation programs only.

Reapplication is required for renewal.

Award must be repaid upon graduation; up to $3,720 may be forgiven if recipient teaches for 2 years in a designated critical-shortage area.

Study areas: Chemistry, earth sciences, foreign language, mathematics, physics, special education, technology education

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Details

Deadline:
None
Award type:
Loan
Award coverage:
Other
Renewable
Yes
Min. award:
$3,720
Average award:
$3,720
Max. award:
$3,720
Awarded anualy:
Yes
Unlimited awards:
No
Repay required:
Yes

Other criteria

Min. GPA:
3
Max. GPA:
4
Gender:
Male

Misc.

Enrollment level:
Other Postgraduate-level Study, Master's-level Study, College Junior, College Senior, College Sophomore
State:
Virginia
Major:
Foreign Languages Teacher Education, Chemistry, Teacher Education, Mathematics Teacher Education, Technology Teacher Education/industrial Arts Teacher Education, Physics Teacher Education, Secondary Education, Special Education
Misc:
Minority

Contact Information

Ms. Byrd G. Latham
Specialist for Teacher Education United States

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