INDIANAPOLIS — The deadline to apply for the Next Generation Teacher Scholarship is Dec. 31.
The scholarship pays $7,500 a year for students pursuing a career in education.
The scholarship is available to 200 high-achieving high school and college students each year who either graduate in the top 20 percent of their class or earn a score in the top 20th percentile on the SAT or ACT.
Students must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA and complete at least 30 credit hours per year to continue receiving the grant.
The Next Generation Teacher Scholarship is for students who will obtain their teaching license upon graduation and commit to teaching in Indiana for five consecutive years.
Eligible students must be nominated by a teacher and submit their form to the Indiana Commission for Higher Education.
Click here for more information and to submit an application before the Dec. 31 deadline.