Bilingual EC-6 Teacher Certification Scholarship

College of Education The Center for Bilingual Education/ELS Education is taking applications for scholarships to prepare bilingual and ESL teachers. The program is to be funded by the UTA IPAT project. PURPOSE: To prepare junior/senior bilingual and ESL education teacher candidates.

Requirements: Candidates will required to donate a minimum of two hours a week to mentor high school students.

Minimum Qualifications to Apply:
1.A grade point average of 3.00 on a scale of 4
2.Evidence of the minimum THEA Scores: Reading 270, Math 230, Writing 220
3.Proficiency in Spanish and English interview required
4.Full-time students 12 hours or more per semester
5.Complete Transcript showing an associate degree or equivalent
6.Must qualify to receive federal financial funding

College of Education - Center for Bilingual Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. Can you provide evidence of the Minimum THEA Scores: Reading 270 Math 230 Writing 220
  2. Submit one letter of recommendation from an educator, mentor, supervisor, and/or community leader who can attest to the candidate’s leadership abilities and involvement in leadership related activities. You can upload the document here or email the department email
  3. Are you Bilingual?
  4. Please provide a complete Transcript showing an associate degree or equivalent