TEACH Grant/Loan
Federal funding is available to students who are
completing coursework necessary to begin a career
in teaching mathematics, science, a foreign language,
special education, or as a reading specialist or other
“high-need” fields as determined by the U.S. Depart-
ment of Education. Student must have at least a 3.25
GPA to be eligible for the award. The award is up to
$4,000 per year. For this award to be a grant, the
student must work as a highly qualified teacher at a
Title I school in one of the specified subject areas. If
the student does not teach for at least four years within
eight years of completing their program, the award will
convert to a Direct Unsubsidized Loan with interest
accruing from the time the award was originally
disbursed. For more information, please contact the
Financial Aid Office, or go to
PHEAA State Grant
The PHEAA State Grant is awarded to
Pennsylvania residents whom PHEAA (PA Higher
Education Assistance Agency) has determined to be
eligible for grant assistance. PHEAA must have
received your FAFSA results prior to May 1 to be
eligible. The grant may appear as an estimated
amount on the award notice. PHEAA officially
notifies students of eligibility beginning mid-May.
The satisfactory progress requirements for a PHEAA
Grant differ from federal requirements. Students must
earn 12 credits for each full-time semester of PHEAA
Grant received. PHEAA limits students to eight (8)
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