Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
204
Days
July 1 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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Teacher Loan-For-Service

Description

The purpose of the Teacher Loan-For-Service program is to proactively address New MexicoÔÇÖs teacher shortage by providing students with the financial resources to complete or enhance their post-secondary teacher preparation education. The applicant must be a New Mexico resident for 12 consecutive months. There must be official acceptance into a teaching or an alternative licensure teacher preparation program at a New Mexico public college or university. The student must declare his/her intent to practice as a teacher in a designated shortage area within the state of New Mexico. The application opens every year on May 15th and closes on July 1st. The award is for a period of one year but may be renewable for up for five years upon resubmission of an application each year. The Teacher Loan-For-Service Program Application will open on May 15, 2022. The application and all documents must be submitted within one PDF document. Kindly visit the website for more information.

Amount Details

$4,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New Mexico
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in New Mexico
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Education

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Email
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
Contact Dr. Harry Rommel
PhD Financial Aid & Institutional Finance Director
fin.aid@state.nm.us
Tel: 505-795-3287 Address 2044 Galisteo Street
Suite 4
Santa Fe, NM 87505