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WV Education Scholarships awarded to 27 students

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A newgroup of high school graduates planning to become teacherswill receive up to $ 40,000 worth of West Virginia scholarships over four years, officials said.

According to the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Board, a total of 27 seniors were selected for the Third Cohort of Underwood-Smith Pedagogues.

This program aims to address the shortage of teachers in the fields of mathematics, science, special education and primary education. Recipients agree to teach in one of these areas of West Virginia for at least five years after graduation.

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27 West Virginia students who plan on becoming teachers will be awarded scholarships worth up to $40,000. 

Twenty-seven West Virginia students planning to become teachers will receive a scholarship worth up to $ 40,000. 

Each recipient is paired with a mentor of a hands-on classroom teacher who provides guidance throughout the university, the Commission said in a news release.

WV has four projects funded by the Appalachia Regional Commission

Students up to $ 10,000 per year , Or receive a total of $ 40,000.

2023 If you would like to participate in the cohort, you can apply from July 15th.