Sec. 1. The William A. Crawford minority teacher scholarship fund is established:

(1) to encourage and promote qualified minority individuals to pursue a career in teaching in state accredited schools accredited under IC § 20-31-4.1 in Indiana;

Terms Used In Indiana Code 21-13-2-1

(2) to enhance the number of individuals who may serve as role models for the minority students in Indiana; and

(3) to rectify the shortage of minority teachers teaching in state accredited schools accredited under IC § 20-31-4.1 in Indiana.

[Pre-2007 Higher Education Recodification Citation: 20-12-21.7-5.]

As added by P.L.2-2007, SEC.254. Amended by P.L.205-2013, SEC.316; P.L.148-2016, SEC.3; P.L.92-2020, SEC.102.