North Dakota Teacher Shortage Loan Forgiveness Program

Depending on what you teach, you may qualify for this forgiveness program if you’re a teacher in North Dakota.

Am I eligible?

If you teach in North Dakota at a grade level or in a content area identified as a teacher shortage area, you may qualify for this award. You must be a licensed teacher with a full-time contract for at least nine months.

How much is the award?

If you’re eligible, you can receive up to $1,000 each year you teach in a shortage area, with a maximum total of $3,000.

Which loans qualify?

• Stafford loans
• Grad PLUS loans
• Consolidation loans
• Perkins loans
• Loans from the Bank of North Dakota

How do I apply?

Learn more about the North Dakota Teacher Shortage Loan Forgiveness program here.


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