Attention to all students who want to become teachers in the state of Utah.
This program is funded by the Utah State Legislature. It consists of a waiver of tuition and fees at Utah public institutions ($995.00 per semester at private institutions). The 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.
A student must complete one year of university/college before an interruption (mission, etc.) can be approved.
Selection criteria includes: high school grade point average, ACT or SAT scores, ethnicity, intended teaching field, teaching-related experience, and an explanatory essay.
How to apply: Complete an application found at –http://www.schools.utah.gov/cert/Loans-Scholarships/THBellApplication.aspx or come into the counseling office and pick up an application from Mrs. Sanders.
Deadline: Friday, March 25, 2016 – before 5:00 p.m.