The TEACH Grant Program – $3,772

    TEACH Grants
    TEACH Grants

    Are you pursuing a career in teaching and need financial assistance? The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant could be the answer.

    This grant provides up to $4,000 per year to students who are completing or plan to complete coursework needed to begin a career in teaching, and who agree to teach full-time for at least four years at a school that serves low-income students.

    Grant Details:

    • Award Amount: Up to $4,000 per year
    • Number of Awards: Varies
    • Eligibility:
      • Must meet the basic eligibility criteria for federal student aid.
      • Must be enrolled in a program that leads to a degree in teaching or plan to complete such a program.
      • Must meet certain academic achievement requirements (usually a GPA of at least 3.25).
      • Must complete TEACH Grant counselling and sign a TEACH Grant Agreement to Serve.

    How to Apply:

    1. Complete the FAFSA: Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to determine your eligibility for federal student aid.
    2. Contact Your School’s Financial Aid Office: Ask your school’s financial aid office if they participate in the TEACH Grant program and if you’re eligible.
    3. Complete TEACH Grant Counseling: Complete TEACH Grant counseling to understand the terms and conditions of the grant.
    4. Sign the TEACH Grant Agreement to Serve: Agree to serve as a full-time teacher in a high-need field in a low-income school for at least four years within eight years of completing the program.

    Why Apply?

    • Financial Assistance: Receive up to $4,000 per year to help cover the cost of your education.
    • Path to a Rewarding Career: Begin a fulfilling career in teaching and make a difference in the lives of students in need.
    • Loan Forgiveness: If you fulfill the service obligation, the grant converts to a grant, and you won’t have to repay it.
    • Professional Development: Opportunities for professional development and networking in the education field.

    Important Dates:

    • Application Deadline: Check with your school’s financial aid office for deadlines specific to the TEACH Grant program.

    If you’re passionate about teaching and want to make a difference in underserved communities, the TEACH Grant can help you achieve your goals. Contact your school’s financial aid office to learn more about this valuable opportunity.

    • Wait until fall 2024 to submit your form on StudentAid.gov.

    * Send TEACH forms to TEACH Grant Program, P.O. Box 300010, Greenville, TX 75403.

     

     
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