Delaware Higher Education Office
The award is in the form of a forgivable loan worth $5,000 annually for bachelor's and master's degree programs and $2,500 annually for associate's degree programs. Awards are renewable for up to three additional years. The loan will be forgiven at a rate of one year of teaching in a Delaware public school for one year of loan.
The number of awards offered may vary according to the amount of funds available. In the 2013-2014 academic year (the most recent year for which information is available), there were 25 awards given.
Preference is given to applicants planning to teach in a critical need area as defined by the Delaware Department of Education. Awards may be provided for programs of study not available in Delaware and may be prorated for part-time students in a qualifying program.
Applications are available at the Delaware Higher Education Office (DHEO) website. Most DHEO programs will require the student to submit additional documents including an unofficial transcript, SAT ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.