- Up to $4000 per grade level of full-time students. (Amount will be less for less-than-full-time attendance)
- A cumulative maximum amount of $16,000 for undergraduate students enrolled in a teacher credential program
- A cumulative maximum amount of $8000 if you are a graduate student
TEACH GRANT (Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Grant)
The TEACH Grant is designed for students who intend to teach full time in a high-need field at a public or private elementary or secondary school that the U.S. Department of Education has designated as having a high concentration of students from low-income families.
Students who receive the TEACH GRANT must fulfill a service obligation. (See the Obligation section or go to the TEACH Grant Fact Sheet below).
After reading the information on this page, if you think you are interested in applying for the grant, click on the link to the TEACH Grant Student Application Procedure and follow the process. You MUST meet with a College of Education Academic Advisor BEFORE you sign an Obligation Agreement.
UAA TEACH Grant Eligible Undergraduate & Graduate Programs
APPROVED UAA BACHELOR DEGREE PROGRAMS
Note: For all of these Bachelor programs, students must have completed a minimum of 60 credits and be intending to enter the Master of Arts in Teaching Secondary Education, Science or Math endorsement, upon completion of their Bachelor degree in order to qualify.
APPROVED UAA MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMS