Federal TEACH Grant
The Federal TEACH Grant is a federal grant program that provides grants of up to $4,000 per year to students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families. Student's must be admitted to the School of Education and have a GPA of at least 3.25. Eligible students will be contacted by the Office of Financial Aid via email.
As a condition for receiving a TEACH Grant, you must sign a TEACH Grant Agreement to Serve in which you agree to (among other requirements) teach
- in a high-need field;
- at an elementary school, secondary school, or educational service agency that serves students from low-income families;
- for at least four complete academic years within eight years after completing (or ceasing enrollment in) the course of study for which you received the grant.