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 & Culture Experiences
  • Assistance with Job Placement
  • Support for the First Two Years of Employment
  • Funding for STEM-related materials upon completion of a capstone experience.
  • Testing or Exam Fees


  • Member of a Native American Tribe
  • Choctaw Tribal Member Preference
  • Accepted to a Teacher Education Program
  • Enrolled at One of the Partner Universities
    - East Central University
    - Northeastern Oklahoma State University
    - Oklahoma State University
    - Southeastern Oklahoma State University
    - University of Central Oklahoma
    - University of Oklahoma
  • Willing to Work at a Public School with a proportion of Native American Students greater than the state average.
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580.920.2260 ext. 4073

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