This scholarship is for education majors who are minorities of African-American, Hispanic, Asian-American, or Native American origin. To qualify, applicants must be enrolled in a teacher education program or curriculum leading to initial teacher certification at a qualified Illinois institution of higher education. 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.