The FedLoan company was preferred as monitoring and tracking of each Teach Grant Recipient's progress to know their service obligation. The Teach Grant program by FedLoan intends to provide funds for students who completed their education or who finish the coursework relevant to teaching. Or the people who agree to the consecutive four years of full-time teaching in an elementary school or secondary school which helpful for low-income families to improve their education. If you are desired to help the low-income families through Teach Grant program, you need to complete the Teach Grant Initial and Subsequent Counseling and an Agreement to Serve. You have to make a note that Teach Grant Counseling should be completed in one session only which takes approximately 20 minutes. After completion of Teach Grant Counseling in the same Award Year, you need to clear the ATS process in a single session and it also takes 20 minutes. The myFedLoan.org always track the potential interest that you will repay when your grants are converted to a loan recipient's and the company will send you annual interests through emails. Until you perform well in the teaching service as mentioned in the agreement of ATS process, you need not repay the accrued interests. The FedLoan company offers you the Teach Grant program with Teach grant certification program. For that, you can fill the form through online access based on your existing account in FedLoan and the form making the eligibility for Teach Grant Program is easier and more convenient to submit your request because you need not visit the company of nearby location to request for teach grant program.
If you are having the intention to involve in the Teach Grant Program but you may not currently unable to teach, you can apply for temporary suspension in which you are required to complete the service obligation as similar as your agreement to the ATS process. When it comes to the situation of below descriptions you can request for 12 months of temporary suspension such as:
- If you have called or ordered to active service duty as a member of the armed forces named 10 U.S.C 10101.
- Or you may call or order to serve as a member of the National Guard according to the 10 U.S.C 101.
- Maybe you have called to active service in connection with the war or military operation.