The United States Government, through the Department of Education, has made funds available for Federal grant programs. Graduate students are not eligible for a Federal Pell Grant once they have completed an undergraduate degree per Federal regulations.
Federal TEACH Grant: NNU has chosen to participate in offering the TEACH Grant to students in master level programs pursuing teaching degree's in high need areas. To be eligible for the TEACH Grant a student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA can be submitted online at www.fafsa.gov. The student must also plan to serve in a high need field, meet academic requirements of having a test score above the 75th percentile on a national test, have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher, and enroll in a TEACH eligible program. Students must also complete TEACH entrance counseling and an Agreement to Serve if eligible. More information on this grant can be found at: www.teach-ats.ed.gov.