Teach To Reach (T2R)

Teach To Reach (T2R) is a grant based program provided by the US Department of Education: Office of Indian Education.

The focus of this funding is to train more Native Americans to enter teacher education programs and become highly qualified educators.

Benefits of Participation:

  • Receive Funding for Tuition, Books & Fees
  • Monthly Living Stipend
  • Technology Allowance
  • Mentor Teacher Support
  • Professional Development & Cultural Experiences
  • Assistance with Job Placement
  • Support for the First Two Years of Employment
  • Potential assistance towards STEM classroom resources
  • Testing or Exam Fees


  • Member of a Native American Tribe
  • Choctaw Tribal Member Preference
  • Accepted into a Teacher Education Program
  • Enrolled Full-time with a Partner University
    • Oklahoma State University
    • University of Oklahoma
    • East Central University
    • Northeastern Oklahoma State University
    • University of Central Oklahoma
  • Willing to Teach at a school with a High Population of Native American Students
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Please Contact Kelly Brame


580.920.2260 ext. 2622

Click to Download T2R Cover Letter

Click to Download T2R Application