Student grants

Student grants

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What is a grant for college students?

A grant is free money — you don’t have to pay it back. The most common types of student grants come from federal, state and university resources.

 

Available grants for college

Who is it for?

Undergraduate students with high financial need.

Who offers it?

The federal government.

How much is it worth?

Amounts can change yearly. The maximum Federal Pell Grant award is $6,495 for the 2021–22 award year (July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022).

How do I get it?

File the FAFSA.

Learn more about Pell grants

Who is it for?

Students who intend to teach in a public or private K-12 school that serves low-income students.

Who offers it?

The federal government.

How much is it worth?

Up to $4,000 per year.

How do I get it?

File a FAFSA and meet academic requirements. If you don’t automatically qualify through your FAFSA, you can submit a TEACH Grant Request form for further consideration.

Learn more about Federal TEACH Grants

Who is it for?

Undergraduate students from Arizona or students from underrepresented populations with significant financial need. Limited funding is available and funds are not guaranteed each year.

Who offers it?

This is paid for through student fees and funding from the Arizona Legislature..

How much is it worth?

Up to $4,000 per year.

How do I get it?

File the FAFSA by Jan. 15

Who is it for?

Undergraduate students with significant financial need.

Who offers it?

The federal government.

How much is it worth?

Between $100 and $1,000 a year.

How do I get it?

Complete the FAFSA and receive a Pell grant for consideration.