Gill Measure to Establish Loan Forgiveness Program for Teachers Clears Education Committee

September 20, 2011

Category: Nursing News

TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Senator Nia H. Gill (D-Essex) to establish a loan redemption program under which teachers could have a portion of their undergraduate loans forgiven by the state in exchange for work at a public school in New Jersey was approved today by the Senate Education Committee.

“Tasked with the responsibility of preparing the next generation of scientists, nurses and community leaders of our state, teachers have what is arguably the most important job there is,” said Senator Gill (D-Essex). Read More