ChapterTitle: Student Financial Aid Programs
SectionTitle: Another Federal Program
1.5 Another Federal Program
In addition to the Title IV programs described above, the U.S.
Department of Education administers other non-Title-IV financial
aid programs for students. This section describes a program
common to many postsecondary institutions. For a complete listing,
please refer to The Federal Student Financial Aid Handbook.
1.5.1 Paul Douglas Teacher Scholarship Program
The Douglas Scholarship Program encourages outstanding high
school graduates and recent GED certificate recipients to pursue
teaching careers at the preschool, elementary school, or secondary
school level. Students apply for Douglas Scholarships through the
state education agency in their state of legal residence.