Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities



 Idaho Grow Your Own Teacher Scholarship Program

Idaho State Board of Education
Len B. Jordan Office Building
650 West State Street, Room 307
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0037
(208) 332-1574                                       Fax: (208) 334-2632


To provide financial assistance to students at selected Idaho colleges and universities who are interested in becoming teachers of bilingual education or English as a Second Language (ESL) or to Native American education students.


This program is open to Idaho school district employees and volunteers who are


      • interested in completing an associate and /or baccalaureate degree in education with a bilingual or ESL endorsement 
      • Native Americans preparing to teach in Idaho school districts with a significant Native American student population. 


Applicants must be attending


      • Boise State University
      • the College of Southern Idaho
      • Lewis-Clark State College
      • or Idaho State University.


Financial data


      • The stipend is $3,000 per year for full-time students
      • the stipend for part-time students depends on the number of credit hours 
          • the fee charged to part-time students at the participating college or university



1 year.

Number awarded

Varies each year.