Education matters.

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Education matters. Defines "teacher" for the next generation Hoosier educators and next generation Hoosier minority educators scholarship programs and funds. Provides that an applicant may meet certain scholarship qualifications by being employed as a full-time teacher or full-time school counselor for five years. Increases the amount of the tax credit allowed to individuals for contributions to a postsecondary educational institution or related foundation in Indiana from $100 to $200 in the case of a single return and from $200 to $400 in the case of a joint return.


Authored by Senator Buchanan

Fiscal Outlook

Title Description Date View
Fiscal NoteFiscal Note #1: Introduced2024-01-11 Click To View


Date Chamber Action
2024-01-11SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Education and Career Development
2024-01-11SenateAuthored by Senator Buchanan