T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® INDIANA scholarship eligibility criteria:
To qualify for a scholarship, a child care provider must:
- Be a resident of Indiana
- Work 30 hours or more in an early childhood setting
- Work in a licensed, registered, or legally exempt early childhood setting
- Have a high school diploma or GED certificate
- Make under $15.00 per hour as a teacher or teacher assistant; under $18.00 per hour as an owner or director
- Have an interest in enhancing their education
- Commit to continue working in an early childhood setting
For more information contact the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® INDIANA Project at 317-356-6884 or 800-657-7577
- What is a Pell grant?
Federal Pell grant money, unlike a loan does not have to be repaid. Pell grants are awarded only to undergraduate students who have not earned a bachelor's or professional degree. Pell grants provide a foundation of financial aid to which other aid may be added.
- How does one qualify?
To determine if an individual is eligible financially, the U.S. Department of Education uses a standard formula, established by Congress, to evaluate the information an individual reports when they apply.
Indiana Student Assistance Commission (SSACI)
- What is SSACI?
SSACI has been offering assistance to its college-bound citizens since 1965. To apply for Indiana grants and scholarships, and for federal aid programs, students must complete a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
You can obtain a FAFSA from the school you plan to attend. FAFSA: Federal Student Aid.
For more information contact Federal Student Aid Information at 800-433-3243
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