Minority Teacher Education Program
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Awards

 

MSU/MTEP Award

  • A minimum high school GPA of 2.5.
  • Enrollment as a full-time student at MSU (taking 12 hours or more).
  • Living on MSU's campus in either the dormitories or family housing.
  • A definite interest in teaching as a career.

Kentucky Department of Education Award

  • A minimum high school GPA of 2.5.
  • Enrollment as a full-time student.
  • Be a Kentucky citizen.
  • Sign a promissory note that states you will teach in Kentucky schools one year for every year you receive the KDE Award. 

The MSU/MTEP and KDE Award is for a maximum of eight consecutive semesters (fall and spring), four consecutive years of undergraduate study at MSU.  During this time, the recipient of the award must maintain a course of study in education or education-related courses in order to retain the award.