Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 per year ($8000 Total per applicant) to students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families. Read about the details and service agreement.
When MaiLinh Hartz, a master’s student in the Couple and Family Therapy program, was younger, people often said she had an old soul. “I was very introspective and had time to listen and absorb people’s stories and emotions,” she explains. It’s a common narrative heard among people who work in the mental health field that they were always, in some way, drawn to care. As a student, she is expanding what it means to take care of others—not just as a therapist, but as a peer.