Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers
Opens Sep 7 2019 12:00 PM (CDT)
Deadline Dec 31 2019 12:00 PM (CST)
Description


The Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers – one component of the Raising Texas Teachers initiative – is designed to encourage the best and brightest students to consider a future in the teaching profession. The scholarship consists of $8,000-$10,000 in annual funding for up to four years, as well as ongoing professional development opportunities, mentorship from sitting public school educators, and participation in a statewide aspiring teachers network facilitated by the Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation. The scholarship is open to students who are working toward receiving their teaching certification for the first time at selected programs at the universities below. 

Approximately 100 scholarships will be awarded through teacher preparation programs at 10 partner universities each year, with the cohort growing to include 500 scholars annually. The competitive selection process includes an application, pre-screening by university teams, and a daylong event consisting of a group activity, mock teaching lesson, and panel interview.

The Charles Butt Scholarship application opens on September 17, 2019. The close date for applications for each program is listed below.  If you are not currently enrolled at the university or universities through which you are applying for the scholarship, you must apply to the university/universities through their normal admissions process. The Charles Butt Scholarship application is not an application for admittance into any university. 

University
Close Date
Our Lady of the Lake University (Residency program)
January 17, 2020
Rice University
March 15, 2020
University of Houston
January 6, 2020
Southern Methodist University
February 21, 2020
Texas A&M University- Special Education program
January 7, 2020
Texas Tech University
December 6, 2019
Trinity UniversityJanuary 24, 2020
University of North Texas-Dallas
January 6, 2020
UTeach Natural Sciences at UT Austin
February 21, 2020
UT Austin College of Education
February 3, 2020
UT-Rio Grande Valley (STEP UP)
February 21, 2020


If you have any questions, please email Raisingtxteachers@ryht.org.

Apply

Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers



The Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers – one component of the Raising Texas Teachers initiative – is designed to encourage the best and brightest students to consider a future in the teaching profession. The scholarship consists of $8,000-$10,000 in annual funding for up to four years, as well as ongoing professional development opportunities, mentorship from sitting public school educators, and participation in a statewide aspiring teachers network facilitated by the Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation. The scholarship is open to students who are working toward receiving their teaching certification for the first time at selected programs at the universities below. 

Approximately 100 scholarships will be awarded through teacher preparation programs at 10 partner universities each year, with the cohort growing to include 500 scholars annually. The competitive selection process includes an application, pre-screening by university teams, and a daylong event consisting of a group activity, mock teaching lesson, and panel interview.

The Charles Butt Scholarship application opens on September 17, 2019. The close date for applications for each program is listed below.  If you are not currently enrolled at the university or universities through which you are applying for the scholarship, you must apply to the university/universities through their normal admissions process. The Charles Butt Scholarship application is not an application for admittance into any university. 

University
Close Date
Our Lady of the Lake University (Residency program)
January 17, 2020
Rice University
March 15, 2020
University of Houston
January 6, 2020
Southern Methodist University
February 21, 2020
Texas A&M University- Special Education program
January 7, 2020
Texas Tech University
December 6, 2019
Trinity UniversityJanuary 24, 2020
University of North Texas-Dallas
January 6, 2020
UTeach Natural Sciences at UT Austin
February 21, 2020
UT Austin College of Education
February 3, 2020
UT-Rio Grande Valley (STEP UP)
February 21, 2020


If you have any questions, please email Raisingtxteachers@ryht.org.

Apply
Opens
Sep 7 2019 12:00 PM (CDT)
Deadline
Dec 31 2019 12:00 PM (CST)