• Arizona Teachers Academy

    Arizona Teachers Academy at ASU

Arizona Teachers Academy

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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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Eligibility

You are eligible to be considered for the Arizona Teachers Academy at ASU if:

  • You are an Arizona resident (as determined by Arizona State University for tuition purposes)

  • You are admitted to ASU (as an undergraduate, graduate or post-baccalaureate student in a program that leads to an initial teacher certification)

  • You have submitted your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (and, if necessary, completed any outstanding items including verifying your FAFSA)

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Financial benefits

The Arizona Teachers Academy (ATA) 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. 

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Arizona Teachers Academy Interest

Graduate students, please note that ASU has awarded the limited number of ATA scholarships available for students starting a master's degree in fall 2019. Please submit your information to be notified if additional funding becomes available.