This award is for Connecticut upper-level undergraduate students who are enrolled in an undergraduate teacher preparation program at an eligible college or university in Connecticut. The student must be a minority student (African, American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American or Native American heritage) and intend to teach in a Connecticut public school after graduation.
Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.
Up to $5,000 annually, renewable for one additional year. Eligible students may also receive a $2,500 yearly stipend for four years after graduation. To receive the annual stipend, recipients must begin teaching in a Connecticut public school within 16 months of graduation.
Applications are available online from the Connecticut Board of Regents of Higher education. Section A of the application should be completed by the student. Section B of the application must be com... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.