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Grants for Graduate Students

Federal TEACH Grant

  • Federal Grant administered by the US Department of Education
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Eligible Non Citizen
  • Complete a FAFSA, although you do not have to demonstrate financial need to be eligible
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 each semester
  • Enrolled in coursework toward a career in teaching in a high need subject area
  • Complete and submit the TEACH Grant Application (pdf)
  • Complete a TEACH Grant Counseling and TEACH Grant Agreement each year
  • Awards provide up to $4,000 per year
  • Gift aid that will become a Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan, if eligibility requirements are not met

Read more about the TEACH Grant program.