TEACHER SHORTAGE IN ALABAMA
More than $2 million worth of scholarships is being offered to Alabama college students who promise to teach in the state's public schools for at least four years.
Freshman entering college this year can apply for 100 scholarships of $20,000 each to attend an education college in Alabama.
The state is also offering up to 60 scholarships worth up to $6,000 for those who already have a college degree but want to go back to school so they can become teachers.
The deadline to apply for the scholarships is March 31.