Scholarship application now available for Raising Texas Teachers program

It was announced over the summer that OLLU is one of 10 Texas universities chosen to participate in the Raising Texas Teachers initiative. Applications are now available for incoming and current OLLU education majors who are committed to pursuing a career in education, particularly those wishing to teach in high-need Texas public schools.

Through this program, students who are selected will receive the Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers. The scholarship includes $8,000 in annual financial assistance (renewable for up to four years) as well as professional support from mentors and a statewide network of current and aspiring teachers.

To learn more about the scholarship and download the application, click here.