Delaware Teacher Corps

Scholarship Description

Eligibility requirements:
Legal residents of Delaware.
U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens.
High school seniors must rank in upper half of graduating class and have a combined score of 1570 on the SAT.
All applicants must have at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA.
Full-time enrollment at a Delaware public college in an undergraduate or graduate program leading to teacher certification in a critical need area as defined by the Delaware Department of Education.
Awards may be prorated for students enrolled part-time.
First preference will be given to students who intend to teach middle and high school math and science.
Second priority is given to students who intend to teach special education in a content area.


Loan not to exceed cost of tuition.
Renewable for up to three additional years with a cumulative GPA of 2.75
Loan forgiveness provision at a rate of one year of teaching in a Delaware public school for one year of loan.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2019-03-19


Sponsoring Organization Delaware Higher Education Office
The Townsend Building 401 Federal St., Ste. 2
Dover, DE 19901

Contact Person:

Phone: 302-735-4120 or 1-800-292-7935

Fax: 302-739-5894