Bank Street College of Education participates in a number of grant programs. Eligibility requirements vary by grant program. To learn more, review the details for the grant.
Bank Street College is proud to be a participant in the Yellow Ribbon GI Educational Enhancement Program. We providing matching funds to eligible recipients of the Yellow Ribbon program.
This program is a provision of the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. This program allows institutions of higher education (degree-granting institutions) in the United States to voluntarily enter into an agreement with the VA to fund tuition expenses that exceed the annual maximum cap for private institutions.
You may be eligible to receive a federal TEACH Grant of up to $4,000 per year ($8,000 total for graduate students) if you are studying at Bank Street College and plan to:
- Teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families.
- Become a full-time teacher in a high-need field including bilingual education and English language acquisition, foreign language, mathematics, reading specialist, science, and special education.
To be eligible for a TEACH Grant, you must meet these requirements:
Note: If you fail to complete the teaching obligation, all amounts of TEACH Grants that you received will be converted to a Federal Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loan. You must then repay this loan to the U.S. Department of Education. You will be charged interest from the date the grant(s) was disbursed.