Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers


Want to be a teacher?

Apply Today!

January 6th Deadline

We are looking for people who have...

  • passion about the power of education to transform lives
  • commitment to teaching bilingual or ESL education
  • a record of leadership, strong communication, service, academic success, and commitment to continuous learning
  • intent to enroll at UNT Dallas in Fall 2019 to complete a BS, Interdisciplinary Studies (the teacher education degree)

All Aspiring Teachers will benefit from financial and professional support including:

  • A scholarship of up to $8000.00 per year for up to four years
  • Mentorship from a local educator or principal
  • Participation in local and statewide cohort meetings of aspiring teachers
  • Invitation and funds to attend the annual Raise Your Hand Leadership Symposium
  • Inclusion in an on campus teaching club
  • Professional support as they near graduation
  • An online community for scholars across the state to connect