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    Arizona Teachers Academy at ASU

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A tuition scholarship. Days filled with meaning.

With an Arizona Teachers Academy at ASU tuition scholarship, your tuition and fees are covered when you complete an initial teacher certification program and fulfill a commitment to teach in Arizona public schools after graduation.

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ATA at ASU tuition scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis for students who meet the following eligibility requirements:

 ✓ Have submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

✓ Are admitted to an ASU program that leads to teacher certification, or will seek alternative teaching certification upon graduation,  as any one of the following:

  • preference for an undergraduate student with junior standing or higher 

  • a Master's degree student

  • a Post-baccalaureate student

Learn more about ATA at ASU tuition scholarship eligibility

Financial benefits

ATA tuition scholarships are available pending continuation of funding from the state of Arizona. The scholarship covers tuition and mandatory fees after a student has accepted all other non-loan aid such as institutional scholarships, federal Pell grants and other private scholarships.

Expectations of ATA scholarship recipients

Each student who graduates from ASU having received an ATA scholarship will be expected to teach in an Arizona public school for a length of time equal to the number of years the student received the ATA scholarship. For example, if you receive an ATA scholarship each year over a two-year period, you must then teach a total of two consecutive school years at an Arizona public school.

If a student does not meet these requirements, the tuition scholarship will convert to a loan, and the student will be required to repay the total amount of the tuition scholarship. Full requirements and conditions are explained in the Arizona Teachers Academy Tuition Scholarship Agreement. 

Learn more about ATA at ASU expectations

How to apply

After you are admitted or enrolled at ASU, submit the form below to apply for the ATA tuition scholarship. Scholarships will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible students.

ASU programs that lead to teacher certification in Arizona

Arizona Teachers Academy Application and Information Request

If you are already certified to teach and just seeking an ATA award to cover cost of courses required to teach Dual Enrollment courses please mark yes. If you are not sure what this is please mark no.
If current ASU student please provide your 10 digit ASU student ID number.
Please select the semester you are interested in applying for the ATA award to be issued. If you are just requesting information please select that option.
Please select if you are resident, non-resident or international student.
Please provide your current transfer or ASU gpa.