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Paraprofessional Teacher Preparation Grant Program

$7,500

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Paraprofessional Teacher Preparation Grant Program provides financial assistance to Massachusetts residents who are currently employed as paraprofessionals in Massachusetts public schools but wish to become certified as full-time teachers. This grant is designed to reduce their financial burden and help address the Commonwealth's current teacher shortage. Financial need is not a requirement for the Paraprofessional Teacher Preparation Grant. However, recipients must annually file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). To be eligible for a Paraprofessional Teacher Preparation Grant, a student must be a permanent legal resident of Massachusetts for at least one year prior to the opening of the academic year, and be a U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible under Title IV regulations. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Grant Committee
  • Office of Student Financial Assistance
  • 454 Broadway Suite 200
  • Revere, MA 02151
  • 617-391-6070

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