Experienced Tennessee teachers are the newest candidates eligible for college scholarships funded by the Tennessee Lottery. The General Assembly passed legislation to provide $2,000 scholarships to aid tenured teachers in pursuing an advanced degree or certification in a math or science-related field.  Teachers are eligible for the Lottery Hope Teacher’s Scholarship program for up to five years. For each year the award is utilized, recipients of must commit to teaching in that field for two academic years. To find a college/university offering such programs, visit www.tennessee.gov/education/lic and click on ‘Approved TN Institutions.’