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M.AL.E. Initiative Scholarship

Purpose

Recruit, train, and induct minority male undergraduate and graduate students who express an interest in teaching students within Alabama's public P-12 schools. The M.AL.E. Initiative scholarship provides tuition assistance for undergraduate juniors and seniors, and for graduate students.

Eligible candidates can receive financial assistance for:

Tuition
Books
Teacher Assessments (Praxis and edTPA)
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Be a Minority Male
  • Clear Background Check for State Certification
  • Enroll in an Education Major
  • Complete an Essay
  • Agree to Participate in Mentoring and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA (Undergraduate)/3.25 GPA (Graduate)
  • Commit to Teaching Two Years for Every Year Funding is Received

YOUR CONTACTS

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Dr. Larry Collier
M.AL.E. Initiative Coordinator
Phone: (256) 654-3547
Email: larry.collier@aamu.edu
Dr. Samantha Strachan
Interim Department Chairperson/ M.AL.E. Initiative Director
Phone: (256) 372.4087
Email: Samantha.strachan@aamu.edu

Apply for the M.AL.E. Initiative Scholarship