160.278.  Scholarships, how awarded — students applying to indicate preferences. — 1.  The department of elementary and secondary education shall develop criteria, with input from teacher educators in this state, to select which of the eligible applicants shall receive the scholarships made available under sections 160.276, 160.278, 160.281 and 160.283.

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 160.278

  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020

 2.  Students making application for the scholarships provided under sections 160.276, 160.278, 160.281 and 160.283 shall indicate their first, second, and third preference as to which of the colleges and universities which have provided the necessary matching funds to participate in the scholarship program established under sections 160.276, 160.278, 160.281 and 160.283 they wish to attend.  The department of elementary and secondary education, in conjunction with those colleges and universities which have provided the necessary matching funds, shall develop procedures for matching students eligible for the scholarships provided under sections 160.276, 160.278, 160.281 and 160.283 with such colleges and universities.