This scholarship is for education majors who are legal residents of Illinois and US citizens or eligible non-citizens. To qualify, applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment on at least a half-time basis as an undergraduate in a qualified teacher education program at an approved Illinois institution in a teacher shortage discipline. Applicants must be at least college sophomores. Preference is given to minority applicants. Scholarship award is school-specific. Scholarship recipients must sign a contract promising to teach one year for each year of scholarship assistance or repay the money plus interest.
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?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.