Cal Grant: If you utilized your Cal Grant in undergrad, you may be eligible to renew your grant an additional year if you are seeking your teaching credential. Talk to your student financial services advisor for more information.
Federal Pell Grant: If you are seeking your teaching credential, you can qualify. You qualify for this grant based on financial aid.
Hispanic College Scholarship Fund: If you are of Hispanic heritage, you are eligible to receive scholarship assistance.
Church-Match Scholarship: FPU will match dollar-for-dollar up to $500 per semester for churches belonging to the Pacific District Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches. $250 per semester will be matched for all other churches.
School of Education Grant: This grant is specifically for students pursuing their graduate degree within the School of Education. You must have completed one semester of your program to qualify.
FPU Scholarships: Visit scholarships.fresno.edu to find individual scholarships that credential and graduate students can qualify for based on your program of interest.
TEACH Grant: The TEACH Grant provides up to $3,736 a year if you are completing coursework needed to begin a career in teaching. Ask your student financial services representative for more information.
Forgiveness Programs: There are two loan forgiveness programs: teacher and public service loan forgiveness. You could qualify for one of these based on your employment or teaching in a low-income school. Visit fpu.edu/fedaid for more information.