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§ 26-2603-I. Teacher recruitment assistance

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 24 P.S. EducationEffective: December 23, 2003

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 24 P.S. Education
Chapter 1. Public School Code of 1949 (Refs & Annos)
Article XXVI-I. Teacher Recruitment Assistance
Effective: December 23, 2003
24 P.S. § 26-2603-I
§ 26-2603-I. Teacher recruitment assistance
(a) General rule.--A qualified applicant who is selected in accordance with this article shall be eligible for an award by the agency of a portion of the debt incurred by the applicant through the agency-guaranteed Stafford or consolidation loan programs for the education necessary to be certified to teach in this Commonwealth.
(b) Forgiveness of loan.--For each academic year that the eligible applicant is a full-time teacher in a designated Commonwealth rural or academic improvement public school district, the agency may forgive a proportional part of the applicant's loan over four years of full-time teaching. No more than $2,500 shall be forgiven in any year and no more than $10,000 shall be forgiven for any eligible applicant.
(c) Payments.--Shall be made in accordance with procedures established by the agency.


1949, March 10, P.L. 30, No. 14, art. XXVI-I, § 2603-I, added 2003, Dec. 23, P.L. 304, No. 48, § 38, imd. effective.
24 P.S. § 26-2603-I, PA ST 24 P.S. § 26-2603-I
Current through 2023 Regular Session Act 1. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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