Grants for Future Teachers

Eligible students can finance the cost of graduate education in a variety of ways. Explore our information and links to learn more about available grant opportunities.

Federal TEACH Grant

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides grants to students who commit to (among other requirements) teach:

  • in a high-need field
  • at a public or private elementary school, secondary school or educational service agency that serves students from low-income families
  • for at least four complete academic years within eight years after completing (or ceasing enrollment in) the course of study for which you received the grant

High-need fields* offered through the Graduate School of Education at UB are identified below:

*These fields are determined by the U.S. Department of Education and not identified by UB. Changes to this list are beyond the control of UB.