Students pursuing a teaching credential only are eligible for federal and state grants.
TEACH Grant (FEDERAL)
The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) grant program awards up to $4,000, intended to benefit current and prospective graduate students who intend to teach in a middle or high school that serves students from low-income families and in a high need subject area, e.g. mathematics, science, foreign language, or special education.
Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program Overview
Golden State Teachers Grant (STATE)
The Golden State Teacher Grant Program (GSTG) awards up to $20,000 for graduate students who are currently enrolled in an approved teacher preparation program. Students commit to teach or counsel in a 'high-need' field at a 'priority school' in California for four years and have eight years, upon completion of the recipient’s preparation program, to meet that obligation.
Golden State Teachers Grant (GSTG) Program Overview