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Loan Forgiveness

Financial Aid

The TEACH Grant is a federal program that provides up to $4,000 each year for individuals that agree to teach in a high need elementary school, secondary school, or educational services agency for 4 years after graduating. Start the Stafford Loan Forgiveness Application.

Loan Forgiveness and Cancellation

The Teacher Cancellation Low Income (TCLI) Directory. It lists schools and educational service agencies that are eligible for the purposes of the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) teacher loan forgiveness program, Federal Perkins Loan/National Direct Student Loan teacher cancellation, and the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program. Eligible schools and ESAs are reported to the U.S. Department of Education by state education agencies for inclusion in the TCLI Directory. To qualify for loan forgiveness or cancellation, or to satisfy the TEACH Grant service obligation, a borrower's or grant recipient's qualifying teaching service must be performed at a school or ESA that is listed in the TCLI Directory.

View more information on Loan Forgiveness and Cancellation.

View Frequently Asked Questions about TCLI.

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