Financial Support

There are a few ways in which candidates can seek financial aide and support for the program.

Colorado Workforce Program
The Colorado Workforce Center is often able to assist candidates in paying a portion of the program fees.  Begin by contacting the local Colorado Workforce Center in your area.

Rural Alternative Licensure Stipend

This is notification of the Colorado Center for Rural Education’s upcoming stipend applications that will be available on  June 1st, 2021 on the CCRE website... 


Please pass along the following info to anyone interested in applying for:

                Rural In-service Educator Stipend…application open from June 1 – September 1, 2021

National Board Teacher Certification Stipend…application open from June 1 – September 15, 2021

                Rural Alternative Licensure Stipend…application open from June 1 – September 30, 2021


Applicants can access the qualification criteria and applications on our website:

and choose either the online Qualtrics application or the printable Word application then follow instructions to submit by the closing date.



P: 970-351-4954