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Financial Assistance


Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 per year to students who intend to teach in a high need field in a low income school.

Federal and UNI TEACH Information

TEACH Iowa Scholar Information


The Benjamin J. Allen Teacher Education Scholarship is open to all teaching majors. Students must plan to major in one of the teaching majors, have a minimum ACT of 26 and be an Iowa resident. The scholarship is renewable and is the amount of in-state tuition.

All scholarships can be located in UNI's Online Scholarship Directory. Depending on a student's major, scholarship opportunities are available within the appropriate departments. Early childhood majors and elementary education majors are within the the department of Curriculum and Instruction. All other majors check with your department for specific teaching scholarships. Below are the different colleges and their scholarship information

College of Business

College of Education

College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences