Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship application now open
Aspiring Indiana teachers can apply for up to $30,000 in financial aid with the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship through the Indiana Commission for Higher Education.
The scholarship provides up to $7,500 per year of college (up to $30,000 total) for top performing Hoosier students who commit to teaching in Indiana for five years after earning their degrees.
Interested students should apply by Nov. 30, at ScholarTrack.IN.gov.
The scholarship is awarded to 200 students across the state in a competitive process based on academic achievement, teacher nomination and an interview process.
To qualify, students must either graduate in the highest 20 percent of their high school class or earn a score in the top 20th percentile on the SAT or ACT.
Current college freshmen and sophomores are eligible but priority given to high school students.
Finalists will be selected by Jan. 10, to be interviewed in Indianapolis on March 14.