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Federal Pell Grant
Amount: Varies ($400 - $5,550 Annually)
Eligibility: Financial need and U.S. citizenship (or permanent resident)
Frequency of Application: Annually
This non-repayable type of assistance is provided by the federal government in varying amounts. Actual award is based on an analysis of available family resources versus the cost to attend Louisiana College. Application is made at Louisiana College through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Forms are available from high school counselors or the LC Office of Financial Aid. A Student Aid Report (SAR) will be sent directly to the family from the Processing Center. Upon receipt, review the information and if correct, sign and send SAR to the Office of Financial Aid.
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (SEOG)
Amount: $400 Annually
Eligibility: Pell Grant recipient with financial need and U.S. citizenship (or permanent resident)
These grants (non-repayable) are available to students of exceptional financial need. Preference must be given to the neediest student with the lowest Expected Family Contribution (EFC). Award amounts cannot exceed one-half the total assistance from all sources provided to the student. Application is made through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).