Loans and Scholarships
Public Education Job Enhancement Program
The Public Education Job Enhancement Program will only fund teacher licensure and teaching endorsement education in the areas of math, science, and special education. More details soon to come.
T. H. Bell Teaching Incentive Loan
The T.H. Bell Loan Application for 2015-16 will be available to graduating high school seniors starting January 2015.
The T. H. Bell Teaching Incentive Loan (TIL) is funded by the Utah State Legislature. TIL recipients are required to pursue an educator preparation program, obtain educator licensing, and then teach in Utah public schools for a period equal to the time they received assistance. To qualify for a Utah Educator License, a recipient must receive a cleared background/fingerprint check at the time of licensing and have a visa or citizenship status that will allow the recipient to be employed in the United States. The TIL consists of a waiver (of tuition and fees at the Utah public institutions and $995.00 per semester at private institutions) to be used for a period not exceeding 8 semesters. The program is jointly administered by the State Board of Education and the State Board of Regents.