Louisiana TOPS N1 Opportunity Award

  • Website Address
  • http://www.osfa.la.gov/TOPS_O.htm
  • Contact
  • Jolie Adams
  • Address
  • PO Box 91202
  • Baton Rouge, LA 70821-9202
  • Email Address
  • custserv@osfa.state.la.us
  • Application Deadline
  • July 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • See Description
  • Scholarship Description
  • The TOPS Opportunity Award pays for tuition and certain fees at any of the Louisiana Public Colleges and Universities. If a student attends a college within the Louisiana Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, the award amount will be the weighted average tuition of public-degree granting schools.

    Standard Eligibility Requirements
    - Minimum high school GPA of 2.50 (GPA computed on core courses only)
    - 19 core units
    - Minimum ACT score (or SAT equivalent) of the prior year state average (currently 20)
    - Must enroll full time as a first-time freshman, by the first semester following the first anniversary of high school graduation
    - Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
    - Meet TOPS Louisiana residency requirements
    - BESE-Approved Home Study Eligibility: ACT/SAT Score of 2 points above standard (currently 22)
    - Louisiana Residents graduating from an eligible out-of-state/country high school: ACT/SAT Score of 3 points above standard (currently 23)

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