Forgivable loans may be awarded for use at one of the five partner institutions for:

  • North Carolina high school seniors: up to 4 years
  • Students applying to transfer to an educator preparation program: up to 3 years
  • Students already enrolled at one of the partner institutions who transition into an educator preparation program: up to 2 years
  • Individuals with a bachelor’s degree who are pursuing preparation for teacher licensure: up to 2 years

Awards are renewable annually for Fellows who continue to meet eligibility requirements.

Fellows will be required to sign a promissory note agreeing to the terms of their forgivable loans.

More information on loan forgiveness and repayment is available on the Loan Forgiveness page.