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Ward Amnd. - Teacher Scholarship Program - Key Vote

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Kevin Yoder voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (House) (50-71) - (Key vote)

Title: Teacher Scholarship Program

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to HB 2870 increasing scholarship rewards for students who are studying to become math and science teachers.

- Bases eligibility on SAT or ACT scores, high school class rank, cumulative GPA, and other indicators of scholastic ability. - Limits scholarships for the 2008-2009 academic year to $5,000 per semester for those studying to become either a math or science teacher. - Increases the maximum scholarship amount according to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for each year thereafter to adjust for cost of living increases. - Determines part-time scholarship amounts proportionately by multiplying a student's units as a fraction of full time enrollment by the full scholarship amount.
Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Teacher Scholarship Program


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