The purpose of the Teacher Loan-For-Service program is to proactively address New Mexico’s teacher shortage by providing students with the financial resources to complete or enhance their post-secondary teacher preparation education.
The application opens every year on May 15th and closes on July 1st.
The application will be available on this page starting May 15th and will be removed from the page on the closing date of July 1st.
The award is for a period of one year but may be renewable for up for five years upon resubmission of an application each year.
The award is based on financial need of the student. The award may not exceed $4,000 per year.
CONTACT US: If you require additional guidance on how to direct your question or are not able to locate the information you are looking for on the New Mexico Higher Education Department's website, please email HigherEd.Info@state.nm.us.