Federal Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program

The Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program is a national program that will forgive $5,000 of student loans for teachers and $17,500 of student loans for math, science, or special education teachers.

The applicant must work for five consecutive years as a full time teacher in a low income school before applying. The application is sent directly to the student’s loan holder after completing five consecutive years of service. For more information regarding this program and a list of qualified low income schools please visit the Federal Student Aid website at studentaid.gov.