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Critical Needs Teacher Loan/Scholarship (CNTP)

Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This program is for students who wish to become classroom teachers in a Mississippi Teacher Critical Shortage Area or Subject Area. To qualify, applicants must be seeking their first bachelor's degree in education, have a cumulative 2.5 GPA, have at least junior status at one of the Mississippi's four-year institutions, and be enrolled for at least six credit hours. Applicants must also show proof of passing the Praxis I: Pre-Professional Skills Test or show proof of an ACT score of 21 or higher taken prior to any college work (no subscore below 18). Applications are available from January 1st through March 31st. See website for complete listing of eligibility requirements.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: Mar 31
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.


GPA: Is this you?
  • 2.5
ACT: Is this you?
  • 21
Class Year: Is this you?
  • College junior
  • College senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Mississippi
Area Of Study: Is this you?
More Requirements:
    Must intend to become a teacher in a Mississippi Teacher Critical Shortage Area or Subject Area.

$1,000 Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship

    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is March 31, 2015

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