Financial Resources for Credential Students

Last updated on October 20, 2015

Below is information that may be of interest to credential students. Please contact the organization listed on the document. You may also find a wealth of resources on the Student Financial Services (also referred to as Financial Aid Office) website. 

Teach Grant

Earn $4,000.00 per year with a $16,000.00 lifetime cap for undergraduate/credential students and $8,000.00 for master's degree. You must teach for 4 full years, within 8 years of teacher certification, in a low-income school in a subject designated as a high-need field including mathematics, science, foreign language, bilingual education and English language acquisition, special education, and reading specialist.

For more information, please view the PowerPoint Presentation and Fact Sheet below: 

Noyce Scholarship

The CSUEB Noyce Scholarship Program is designed to increase the number of qualified math and science teachers obtaining their credential at CSUEB and going on to serve at high needs schools. Noyce Scholarships will be used to attract academically successful community college transfers, senior mathematics and science majors and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) professionals to become highly effective teachers in urban school districts.  Each scholar will be supported for $10,000 per year for one to two years and will be required to teach at a high needs school two years for every year of support.  For more information, please visit:

For more information about applying to all credential programs offered at Cal State East Bay, click here to learn about the admission process.

More scholarship opportunities, visit Pioneer Scholarships.

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