Troops to Teachers is a transition program that helps service members begin new careers as 12-K public school teachers. All applicants may participate for counseling services and if eligible, may receive employment facilitation services and/or financial assistance in the form of;

  • A stipend of up to $5,000 to obtain education, certification or licensing.
  • A bonus of up to $10,000 to teach in high-needs schools.

Application is free and open to all current and former members of the U.S. Armed Forces. 

To learn more about program eligibility, benefits and state requirements, visit: