AG Balderas Announces U.S. Department of Education to Allow TEACH Grant Recipients to Contest Conversion of Grants to Unsubsidized Loans

AG Balderas Announces U.S. Department of Education to Allow TEACH Grant Recipients to Contest Conversion of Grants to Unsubsidized Loans

Albuquerque, NM – Attorney General Balderas has announced that after investigating numerous complaints to the Office of the Attorney General and demanding that the U.S. Department of Education evaluate its conversion of thousands of TEACH Grants to Direct Unsubsidized Loans, the Department is finalizing a process that will provide an opportunity for certain TEACH Grant recipients whose TEACH Grants were converted to Direct Unsubsidized Loans to request reconsideration of the conversions.