Capella University TEACH Grant Information

What is the TEACH Grant?

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant is offered to students who intend to teach in a high-need field at a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families.

Which Capella programs are eligible?

Eligibility Requirements

TEACH Grant Award Amounts
The TEACH Grant is renewable each aid year (as long as you continue to meet eligibility requirements) for a benefit of up to $4,000 per financial aid year (up to $8,000 in aggregate for graduate learners).

Required Documentation


Download brochure: TEACH Grant Information (PDF)

Feel free to contact the Capella Financial Aid Office at 1.888.CAPELLA (1.888.227.3552) or send an email to Additionally, any documents can be faxed to 612.977.5060.