Education grants are government grants for students or teachers who are looking to complete or expand their level of education. The department of education in Massachusetts has a budget of $14,444,055,769.00 a year in just elementary and secondary education. Students enrolled in Massachusetts schools can look into education grants in addition to scholarships. In fact, students can look at education grants as scholarships government from their local government.

Of all the people in Massachusetts, over 89.00% have high school diplomas, over 38.20% have post secondary degrees, and over 16.40 have at least 1 graduate school degree. Education expense in Massachusetts is not cheap. Although there are student loans available, students should look into education grants first. Unlike loans, students do not have to pay back the amount they receive in grants.

Teachers in Massachusetts need to constantly stay on top of new materials. Most teachers need to study part-time while teaching full-time at their regular day jobs in schools. The cost to study part-time can be expensive in Massachusetts. For example, for elementary school teachers, with an average salary of $67,572.00, it can be hard for them to come up with the tuition fees to study part-time. Vice versa with Massachusetts's secondary school teachers, who have an average salary of $67,572.00.

Applying for Education Grants

Whether if you are a college or graduate student, or a teacher or professor who is looking to pursue higher education, you can apply for Massachusetts Education Grants by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Office of FAFSA in Massachusetts ensures all eligible residents in Massachusetts can benefit from federally funded financial aid for education.

To apply for education grants in Massachusetts, contact Massachusetts financial aid agencies.

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Number Funding Title
USDA NRCS MA MULTI 20 NOFO0001026 Cooperative Conservation Agreements, Fiscal Year 2020 Announcement for Funding - Massachusetts
USDA NRCS MA CIG 20 GEN0010776 Announcement for Program Funding for NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2020 Massachusetts
HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R01 1788 Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Cape Cod and the Islands, and the Town of Wareham, Massachusetts
HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R01 1632 Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- The Towns of Lynn, Saugus, Nahant, Swampscott, Marblehead and Lynnfield, Massachusetts
USDA NRCS MA CTA 19 GEN0010275 Massachusetts Conservation Planning & Implementation Support Partnership Fiscal Year 2019 Announcement for Funding
HHS 2019 ACF OHS CH R01 1410 Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- The Cities of Cambridge and Somerville, Massachusetts
NPS 17 NERO 0130 Inventory and Monitor Endangered Archeological Sites at Great Island and Great Beach Hill, Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, Massachusetts
NOAA NMFS GARFO 2017 2005175 Massachusetts Marine Animal Disentanglement Grant
NPS 16 NERO 0090 NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD: Youth Project: Rehabilitation of the A.T. in Massachusetts and Connecticut
2016 NIST MEP 01 Award Competitions for Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Centers in the States of Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Utah and Vermont

 

Education Grants in Local States

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Grant application guides and resources

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