Minority Teachers Education Scholarship (MTES)

Contact: College of Education Office of Recruitment, Retention, and Multicultural Affairs, G415 Norman Hall, (352) 392-9195, ext. 21; College of Education Scholarships

Eligibility:

African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian-American/Pacific Islander, American Indian/Alaskan Native students; must be a Florida resident, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be newly admitted into the teacher education program (or have no more than 18 upper-division education credits), maintain a 2.5 GPA each semester while in the scholarship program, and teach one year in a Florida public school for each year the student receives the scholarship

Application

Deadline:

July 1, fall; November 15, spring

Value:

$2,000 per semester for two years (four semesters) and in special circumstances can be extended an additional year