The TIL is a type of scholarship/loan which is paid back with time instead of money: TIL recipients are required to pursue an educator preparation program, obtain educator licensing, and then teach in Utah public schools for a period equal to the time they received assistance.
T.H. BELL TEACHING INCENTIVE LOAN PROGRAM (Seniors)
Deadline: Received by March 27, 2015 at 5 pm
Application: www.schools.utah.gov/cert/loans-and-scholarships or from Mrs. Cartwright in the Counseling Center.
-Seniors pursuing a degree in education, seeking a Utah Educator License.
-Must teach at Utah schools for amount of time equal to the period of time award was received.
-Selection criteria includes: high school GPA, ACT or SAT scores, ethnicity, intended teaching field, teaching-related experience, and an explanatory essay.
-A student must complete one year of university/college before an interruption (mission, etc.) can be approved.
Award: Full tuition and fees at public Utah institutions; up to $995/semester at private Utah institutions.
You can read more about this program here.