College of Education


Grants and Scholarships

FAFSA OPEN NOW! For priority consideration, submit a 2020-2021 AND 2021-2022 FAFSA before March 2, 2021

CSUMB Scholarships NOW OPEN!

  • Due February 14th, 2021
  • Two Letters of Recommendations
  • Unofficial Transcript
  • Written Statement

Looking for financial aid?

Through the College Cost Reduction and Access Act of 2007, Congress created the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program to provide grants of up to $4,000 per year to students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families.

Click to learn more on how to apply for the TEACH Grant.

Additional scholarships and grants

Outside of the Education and Leadership Department, CSUMB has additional scholarships you may apply for. Check CSUMB's Scholarship Page to learn more. Current and prospective students are highly encouraged to submit an application.


The DIVERSITY in Ed Teacher Scholarship

CSUMB Scholarship

Project POPPY Scholarship

The Golden State Teacher Grant Program Info

  • Apply for The Golden State Teacher Grant Program HERE

Loan Forgiveness Opportunities for Teachers

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Temporary Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program