Leading the Way in Teacher Education

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this scholarship program participants have to:

  1. Be classroom teachers/educational personnel currently teaching/employed in one of the following nine Maryland counties: Anne Arundel, Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico, or Worcester.
  2. Accepted candidates must meet Maryland residency requirements for tuition purposes.
  3. Possess current Maryland state certification/provisional certification in any content area/administrative role.
  4. Be teaching/administering at any grade level (pre-K through 12) and in any content area.
  5. Possess a minimum of an undergraduate baccalaureate degree in any subject area. (If GPA was not 3.0 or higher, contact Bob Hoffman at 410-543-6224.)

Applications are especially encouraged from traditionally underrepresented minority groups in the teaching profession.