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 Pennsylvania has a budget of $25,346,537,868.00 a year in just elementary and secondary education. Students enrolled in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania, over 87.90% have high school diplomas, over 26.40% have post secondary degrees, and over 10.20 have at least 1 graduate school degree. Education expense in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania. For example, for elementary school teachers, with an average salary of $57,787.00, it can be hard for them to come up with the tuition fees to study part-time. Vice versa with Pennsylvania's secondary school teachers, who have an average salary of $57,787.00.

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 Pennsylvania Education Grants by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Office of FAFSA in Pennsylvania ensures all eligible residents in Pennsylvania can benefit from federally funded financial aid for education.

To apply for education grants in Pennsylvania, contact Pennsylvania financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Pennsylvania are browsing from the following cities: Montgomeryville, Wexford, Covington, Collegeville, Yatesboro, Bessemer, Wernersville, Brogue, Clinton, Fairchance

Recent State Funding Opportunities

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

Funding Opportunity
Conservation Innovation Grants Pennsylvania State Program (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS PA CIG 22 NOFO0001147
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Conservation Innovation Grants Pennsylvania State Program National Funding Opportunity (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS PA CIG 21 NOFO0001053
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
Head Start/Early Head Start Grantee -- Communities in the state of Pennsylvania (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2021 ACF OHS CH R03 1887
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $23,489,383
Chesapeake Bay Program Office Fiscal Year 2020 Request for Applications for Accelerating Restoration of Pennsylvania’s Chesapeake Bay Watershed (apply)

Funding Number: EPA R3 CBP 20 03
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $20,370,672
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Armstrong County, Pennsylvania (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R03 1711
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $1,830,400
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Columbia and Sullivan Counties, Pennsylvania (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R03 1741
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $1,903,165
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Montgomery County, Pennsylvania (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R03 1710
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $3,823,651
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Allegheny County, Pennsylvania excluding the City of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R03 1709
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $13,633,979
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Butler County, Pennsylvania (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R03 1708
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $4,049,940
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee -- Snyder, Union and Mifflin Counties, Pennsylvania (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS CH R03 1763
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $5,661,862

 

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