Sec. 2. (a) A student who has applied for the stipend under section 1 of this chapter and has been approved by the commission may request payment of the stipend after demonstrating that the student will engage in student teaching or a school administration internship during the upcoming academic term. The commission shall give priority to student teaching applicants when selecting applicants.

     (b) The stipend may not exceed four thousand dollars ($4,000).

     (c) The commission shall pay the stipend directly to the student.

As added by P.L.205-2013, SEC.329. Amended by P.L.148-2016, SEC.13; P.L.159-2016, SEC.3.