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Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG)

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The FSEOG program is administered directly by the financial aid office at each participating school and is therefore called "campus-based" aid. Not all schools participate. Check with your school's financial aid office to find out if the school offers the FSEOG. To get an FSEOG, you must fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so your college can determine how much financial need you have. Students who will receive Federal Pell Grants and have the most financial need will receive FSEOGs first. The FSEOG does not need to be repaid.

    You can receive between $100 and $4,000 a year, depending on your financial need, when you apply, the amount of other aid you get, and the availability of funds at your school. Each participating school receives a certain amount of FSEOG funds each year from the U.S. Department of Education's office of Federal Student Aid. Once the full amount of the school's FSEOG funds has been awarded to students, no more FSEOG awards can be made for that year.

    If you're eligible, your school will credit your student account, pay you directly, or combine these methods. Your school must disburse (pay out) funds at least once per term (semester, trimester, or quarter). Schools that do not use semesters, trimesters, or quarters must disburse funds at least twice per academic year.

    For more information, please visit Federal Student Aid's website.
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  • Washington, DC 20044-0084

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Sherri H  on 6/22/2018 11:14:04 PM

I attended Everest University which was later changed to Alterius University last year. I was able to receive the FSEOG grant while I was there with no problems. With no warning, and to be completely honest, it was almost like the rug had been ripped out from under us as students; those of us that did qualify for this grant lost it because we were forced, not asked to change schools. Then, at the beginning of this year, 2018 I spoke to the financial advisor again myself, asking why I wasn't receiving this grant? My financial circumstances hadn't changed....She let me know that they were issued in July. I brushed that off again. Well, I know it's not July yet but you can see that others are being given their grants coming up in July....So, once again I called and questioned. This time I was told it was on a first time first term basis...I'm thinking to myself really....I just spoke to this lately in January....how much earlier could I have been? For the most part, I have no issues with this school. But, the financial aid section needs to be on the same page when it comes to what they are and are not giving out.....

Jordan G  on 5/29/2018 5:18:55 PM

Hello ,My name is Jordan Gilpin and I am interested in getting a degree in Business. I feel that I am able to make positive changes to the Business world. I also believe that if you always that if you work hard and never give up you can achieve anything. The one thing that I have learned along the way is always work hard and make good decisions that will not only benefit you but others around you.

Eddiemarie M  on 5/15/2018 3:59:21 PM

Hi, My name is Eddiemarie Molina. I am a single mother living in Puerto Rico. I would like to live in this island but the economy is killing the medium and low class workers. I need to obtain a degree for me and to be an example for my kids. I tried going back to college but the availability of courses during the night is limited. Online courses are not available in the most accredited colleges. Everyday this opportunities disappear with the mass migration of Puerto Rico leaving he Island due to the economy struggle. I just need an opportunity to continue without getting too much in debt.

De'Ja G  on 5/14/2018 5:36:28 PM

In the 4th grade, I was considered your average 11-year-old. I loved Reading circle time, watching historical documentaries, and cookies. I had a huge crush on a family friend’s son, goofed around in class, and my friends and I aspired to be more like the Cheetah Girls. What made me so different you ask? My love for all things materials science. Now technically I didn't know what I was doing related to materials science until around 6th grade when I was first introduced to the branch but nonetheless, I loved it. I remember distinctly my first urge to innovate an oh-so-common substance in the classroom… white glue. That day our desks were arranged in a circle and I was luckily assigned next to my best friend at the time(who was also interested in mixing up different things to create another) so we obviously were off task. Bored with our teacher's assignment, we decided to trail off the path and see what we could make ourselves using craft items. Luckily I already had an idea brewing up as I attempted to remove the sticky black ink from a pen and possibly mix it in with some glue. Long story short I ended up staining my hands, my pants, and my teacher liked it so much she created a comparative lab for it. My burning interest in Materials science has always been present in my life for as long as I can recall. And if awarded this scholarship, my dream of majoring in my beloved subject will be that much closer to reach.

Orbin W  on 5/4/2018 8:10:03 PM

Hi, I filled out a fafsa after applying, and receiving acceptance, into Full Sail University's Digital Cinematography Bachelor's of Science online program. I was not eligible for the Federal Pell Grant, and I don't know if I was able to get the FSEOG. I have been out of school for 2 years and transferred to Full Sail with the hopes of completing my Bachelor's Degree. I have aspirations to get into the film industry; I've always wanted to be a filmmaker ever since I was a kid, and I feel studying at Full Sail will help me achieve my academic goals, however the tuition will be hard to cover on my own as I'm in a financial hardship due to my unemployment at the moment. I am currently searching for a new job before I start my classes at the end of May, but I would very much like to receive financial help via scholarships and not student loans. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Alexis C  on 4/14/2018 2:40:05 PM

I apply for this scholarship because, I need help paying for collage, My parents do not have the founds to help me . .

Uriel R  on 4/1/2018 1:43:59 AM

Deport me, Donald.

Dagne S  on 2/9/2018 10:40:00 AM

Hello, my name is Dagne Stratton, and I am currently a senior at Powell High School, in Powell Wyoming. I am also doing dual credits at a local community college in my town. My grade point average is a 3.4. I plan to attend Sheridan college, which is another community college close by when I graduate. I plan to finish the required pre-recusites for their dental hygiene program. Then apply for their dental hygiene program, and become a dental hygienist. I plan to pay for college on my own, because I believe it should be on my to pursue and push for what I want in life. I have always love then dentist, and finding a career in the dentistry field has always been my dream. I love to communicate with other people, and help anyone when I can.

Makayla M  on 2/6/2018 2:55:47 PM

I am applying for this scholarship to further my career at becoming a Physical Therapist. Due to Hurricane Harvey, all money my mother had saved for me went to repairing our home. As a first generation to go to college I want to set an example to my younger siblings. Helping me achieve this goal would be greatly appreciated.

Lilnetta J  on 1/16/2018 12:33:38 AM

Lilnetta Jones... I am applying for this scholarship to help pay for college. I am going to college to become LPN. I have all my general classes taken just need to cover my nursing classes. My Pell grants is at its limits to cover my tuition and fees. I will be greatly appreciated to receive this scholarship to finish up my career goal further on to become RN. Thank u hope to from u soon ...

ashley f  on 11/10/2017 6:37:38 PM

Ashley Farren on 11/10/2017 at 5:37 PM. I am applying for a scholarship to help pay for college. I am going to college to become a medical specialist. I need help paying for college because my parents do not have the funds to help me. I work hard on my college studies and I am receiving all As.

Dee T  on 3/15/2017 11:36:02 AM

I am applying for a scholarship to complete my B.A Degree in HR. However, I do have a story but do not care to share it online. Thanks for reading, I hope I am still able to win.

Erica L  on 12/19/2016 5:17:51 PM

I'm applying for this scholarship to complete a Bachelor's, mainly due to not being able to afford the tuition out of pocket. As a single mother, I sacrificed not completing school to provide for my daughter, now being that I'm able to; I believe to never give up on any goals. I will be more than greatly appreciated to receive a scholarship to complete school, to show my daughter no matter what it takes always try.

Giovanni L  on 12/14/2016 2:41:44 PM

I apply for this scholarship because I cant afford for college and I'm trying to go college and become a physical therapist and get big with my career and be somebody in life but I need help going to college I am about too graduate from high school in may and I want to go straight too college if possible.

Nicholas G  on 12/3/2016 2:40:10 PM

Facepalm at everyone that commented.

Cecilia P  on 11/15/2016 6:09:26 PM

Hello my name is Cecilia Pomar currently attending at Rhode Island College. I am in the last quarter with a graduation date May 2017, to get my bachelors in sociology. All my FAFSA loans have run out and the only way I can finish is that I come up with 2,500, and I am not able to pay for this since I lost my job; I have tried really hard to work 40 hours and go to school full time with a GPA 2.75-3.00, Please I need help, as soon as I am finish with my bachelors I will start my graduate program in Community Counseling, as a bilingual person I am sure I would make a difference in this diverse society! Thank you.

Donnetta D  on 8/22/2016 11:49:11 AM

Hello My name is Donnetta Dixon my college loan and financial aid ended. I am in need of a $2000 scholarship to complete my fall classes at Strayer University. I currently have a GPA 3.8 I would greatly appreciate if I can be awarded this money to finish college,

Wanda M  on 8/12/2016 3:24:19 PM

Hi my name is Wanda Mason, I'm currently attending Virginia College in Birmingham and this is my last quarter. My fALSA and loans have ran out and the only way I can finish is that I come up with $2,500 and I'm not able to pay this because I don't have a job. I have work real hard to get and keep a 3.45 GPA and I'm lost of what's the next step to finish my associate degree before I can even think about a bachelor's I really need help. Good luck to everyone that have posted a comment, Thanks

vicki n  on 7/27/2016 12:41:38 PM

Hi my name is Vicki Nelson and I have three children. I am looking at furthering my career. I have a 20 year old, 16 year old and a 5 year old. I was going to school about three years back and then my son decided to continue his career so I put mine on hold I am looking at finishing my career as a Special Ed teacher. Working with multi-handicap students is my dream. I have been currently working as an aide in a school with multi- handicap students for the past 10 years and I would really like to share with my fellow teachers and students what I have to help them. But in order to do that I need to finish my degree and as of right now I can't because of the financial burden. If there is any way I can get a grant to help me it would greatly be appreciated because I know I can make a difference. Thank you so much and god bless.

Destiny S  on 7/17/2016 9:34:33 PM

Hi, my name is Destiny Speller and I am applying for this scholarship because it will enable me to further my education at Virginia Commonwealth University. I am from a single parent home, I live with my mother, and it is becoming harder to pay for things such as my books because the tuition is rising sadly. My mom is working extremely hard in order for me to pursue my career goals. With my degree in biology, I plan to go back to graduate and medical school to further my education in which I have decided to go into the field of neuroscience. This field has many diseases and disorders that have no cure while others appear in the human body and doctors cannot figure out what causes them. These disorders include Parkinson disease, multiple sclerosis, autism, dementia, Alzheimer’s and many more. With my degree, I plan to go into the lab and do research on why these disorders and diseases occur, especially in a healthy human body. My goal is to not only be able to figure out the causes of the disease and disorder but also be able to cure it.

xevier m  on 6/16/2016 9:44:03 PM

Hi, My name is Xevier Morton . I am applying for this scholarship because it would allow me the opportunity to attend college . Currently my mom is unemployed therefore money is limited in our household. I'm looking forward to have a opportunity to pursue my dream as a architech but I would not able to do this without financial help.

Amy S  on 6/7/2016 12:29:48 AM

Hi, My Name is Amy Savage. I am a mother of three. My oldest being in college herself at ODU and my youngest two are 11 and 12, watching their mom start a new life and going back to school. I have had a life changing experience. I spent 4 years in a federal prison and it changed my life, for the better. I spent my time in prison working on myself and training service dogs for our wounded warriors. I went through an extensive drug program called RDAP as well as took some college courses. I did not wast my time in prison, I used that time to change. I am showing my children what their mom is made of and that you can succeed no matter what you go through. I have maintained a high grade point average even though it has been 30 years since I have been to school and my children have raise their own grades through watching me. I am attending Ashford University online and and seeking an associates degree in behavioral science. I want to be a substance abuse counselor. I want to lend my strength and knowledge to other addicts to show them that it is possible to rise above addiction and succeed. I believe with my experiences and a degree I can make a difference in the lives of many addicts, regardless of their addiction. I was addicted to more than drugs, I was addicted to approval and love. I now love myself and my family, and God above all else. I really want and need help to achieve my dream to help others. Addiction has overrun our country for to long and taken to many of our children. It has wasted lives and killed careers. I know I can make a difference.

Dolores T  on 2/28/2016 3:28:38 PM

Dolores Torres 2/28/2016 3:28 PM Hello, my name is Dolores Torres, and I am a retired school secretary from the San Antonio Independent School District after serving 35 years. I am pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice Administration because I would like to make a difference in our criminal justice system that is abundantly growing with unethical, corruption, and racial issues. I feel our children today are the future tomorrow, and the way they are raised at home is the start of what their life is going to become. If discipline and respect is not instilled during the parenthood then there will be consequences and this is where crime begins.

Frederica C  on 2/25/2016 11:37:34 AM

My name is Frederica Clemmons, I'm a single mother of a six year old and a 3 week old and I'm tired of being told no!! For as long as I can remember I've always been told what I can't do or what I'm limited to and its time that I take my life and make it better for not only me but my babies showing them that no matter what road blocks that are in you way they can still be whom ever they want to be and always to aim high. Receiving this money will help me with tuition and fees please and thank you for this opportunity.

Robin K  on 2/23/2016 8:14:45 PM

My name is Robin Kennedy. I am the mother of three. I am attending Keiser University in hope to receive my associates in Medical Assistant in Science. I am applying for this grant to help pay towards my tuition. Thanks

Ladarrius R  on 2/19/2016 7:35:46 PM

Hello, My name is Ladarrius. My mother was saving for my college fund, but her identity was stolen and our life changed we no longer have money not saying that we were rich or anything or even well off we only live in a small two bedroom house, now we have moved to a two bedroom apartment, and my mother had to file bankruptcy because her job closed her department down and moved it to Charlotte. My mother did not to pull of my out of school in my senior year to move to Charlotte at root my life ,but she told me that I would have to putt college because she couldn't afford it anymore, but I've already been accepted and I really want to go and start my career training so I can come back and take care of my mother the way she has always taken care of me.

jennifer e  on 2/11/2016 1:41:37 PM

I recently learned of the scholarship offered through your organization following a free college scholarship search I conducted at Scholarships.com. I am applying for this scholarship in hopes of furthering my education as a paralegal with emphasis in a real estate and brokers license. I have reviewed your scholarship award's description and eligibility requirements, and feel strongly that I would be an excellent candidate for this scholarship. The reason I feel I would be a good candidate is because I'm interested in knowing more about the award in hopes of furthering my education as a paralegal. I would like to request an application for your scholarship and any additional information available on the program to know more about the award itself. Right now I have a high balance for the classes I am taking and am paying out of pocket for my classes due to the fact that I have had 6 surgeries in 2 years and have outstanding medical bills that has been a huge burden on me limiting my ability to pay for classes needed to become successful in the law. Please send any relevant application materials to me. Thanks Jennifer

Gasha S  on 1/31/2016 11:26:37 PM

This is a perfect one for me due to my parents are both disable and can't really help me financially this would be a blessing. I don't want to go back home because I can not afford to pay for college I am first generation to go to college I have to finish to be a great role model. Yes I am applying for this one any a whole lot more.

Katrina F  on 12/29/2015 4:03:07 PM

I recently learned of the scholarship offered through your organization following a free college scholarship search I conducted at Scholarships.com. My search results included a number of opportunities that matched my skills and characteristics, and yours was among the awards listed in which I am most interested and for which I feel most qualified. I have reviewed your scholarship award's description and eligibility requirements, and feel strongly that I would be an excellent candidate for this scholarship. I would like to request an application for your scholarship and any additional information available on the program, as I am very interested in learning more about the award. Please send any relevant application materials to me at the above address. Thank you in advance for your assistance. I look forward to receiving the information I have requested and to having the opportunity to apply for this award.

Kayla G  on 12/26/2015 9:46:49 PM

Hello! My name is Kayla Gerald and I go to Johnson & Wales University! I am a freshman and this goes without saying, college is expensive! Every penny counts! I am 18 and I do not have a job as I am a full time college student, I do plan on working in the summer. My mother is a single parent and raised me all by herself, even when she was unemployed for a couple of years. I am going to college to become a counselor for the mentally ill and this scholarship would really help to pay some of my loan! I hope everyone had a great holiday!

LaTrice B  on 12/25/2015 9:25:49 PM

Hi my name is LaTrice and I am currently attending Kaplan University Online because I cant afford to go to school during the day due to my job being a 7-3 and I help raise my niece so I have her every afternoon. I have no regrets for helping my family, I just want to finish my degree so that I can help them even the more. I can only help them by giving my time and running errands for my mom and grandparents, but I would like to help them financially because after all, they took care of me. Its time for me to give back. I need as many scholarships as possible.

Nhandi J  on 12/23/2015 10:59:26 PM

Good night to my higher educational achievers my name is Nhandi and I am a freshman at uconn and for my sophomore year I I want to study nutritional science but in order too continue Is I would love to receive this scholarship award to continue.First in the family to go college it Will be a joy for my mom to see that I am able to continue with out no disruptions

Lexi T  on 12/17/2015 11:45:14 PM

Hello, my name is Lexi. It goes without saying that college is expensive. It always goes without saying that college is a necessity! I am 23 years old and have independently taking care of myself financially since I was 17. I have been in college for four years now and have worked full time and supported myself all the way through while still being able to maintain a 3.7 GPA. I just got accepted into the Boise State School Of Nursing and couldn't be more excited. Being granted this scholarship would mean the world to me but it would also allow me to focus less how i'm going to pay for school, books and bills and focus more on becoming the best nurse I can be for the future of medicine.

Julia D  on 12/14/2015 3:13:48 PM

My name is Julia and I am applying for this scholarship in hopes of furthering my medical career. I have had a major change in my financial capacity to independently pay for school at this time and am hoping that some assistance is out there for a 49 year old who is currently undergoing some major life changing events.

Grethel O  on 12/10/2015 2:45:14 AM

My name is Grethel. I am applying for this scholarship so i could keep moving forward in my criminal justice studies. I do not have the financial support to keep paying for my school and book which is unfortunate because I want to keep going to school and graduate with a masters. I want to make a change in my family and be the first person to have a master degree. I hope to receive the help I need, and hopefully after I accomplish my goal I will be able to give back to the students who are in need as well. Thank You!

Taylor G  on 12/4/2015 10:02:26 AM

My name is Taylor. I am applying for this in hopes to further my education in order to begin my career in the criminal justice field. I will be attending The Evergreen State College in the fall and need help paying for tuition and other various expenses. My Mom is a single parent of two kids and has already told me she isn't contributing to paying for my college. Thank you for giving this opportunity to the people who need it, whether I get it or not it's going to help somebody better their life.

Kayla G  on 12/3/2015 7:40:11 PM

Hello, My name is Kayla Geeting. I am applying for this scholarship to help me further my education in medical school. My father is unable to work and times have been hard, I want to further my education to help him in anyway possible. Please help me to help my father. I will be grateful to have the help I need to get through school. Thank you -Kayla G.

Martell F  on 12/2/2015 7:14:04 PM

Hi. My name is Martell. I am from Detroit, Michigan. The reason why I need this scholarship is buy textbooks for my classes. Without textbooks, I won't have the proper education. With that being said, this is a very simple comment. Also, I need it because my parents is having surgery and it is super hard to find the money for it. I am currently working in Airport and the income is very hard for me. I am trying to become a accounting CPA so then I can use that money from my future job to help my parents with many needs. Please help me....

Spencer F  on 12/2/2015 2:36:07 PM

Hello, My name is Spencer Faircloth and I am applying for this scholarship because I believe this would help my financial crisis tremendously. My family cannot help me at the moment because they are struggling financially themselves, so I have been tasked with paying for my college. I plan on attending Bridgewater University in Bridgewater Virginia. I have an opportunity to play football for Bridgewater; however, I cannot attend unless I reach a certain amount and this scholarship would help me reach the required amount.

Summer M  on 12/1/2015 8:19:01 PM

I recently learned of the scholarship offered through your organization following a free college scholarship search I conducted at Scholarships.com. My search results included a number of opportunities that matched my skills and characteristics, and yours was among the awards listed in which I am most interested and for which I feel most qualified. I have reviewed your scholarship award's description and eligibility requirements, and feel strongly that I would be an excellent candidate for this scholarship. I would like to request an application for your scholarship and any additional information available on the program, as I am very interested in learning more about the award. Please send any relevant application materials to me at the above address. Thank you in advance for your assistance. I look forward to receiving the information I have requested and to having the opportunity to apply for this award.

Jimmy H  on 11/25/2015 12:22:06 PM

Hi. My name is Jimmy. I am from Seattle, Washington. The reason why I need this scholarship is buy textbooks for my classes. Without textbooks, I won't have the proper education. With that being said, this is a very simple comment. Also, I need it because my parents is having surgery and it is super hard to find the money for it. I am currently working in McDonald's and the income is very hard for me. I am trying to become a pharmacist so then I can use that money from my future job to help my parents with many needs. Please help me....

aaliyah h  on 11/24/2015 6:33:03 PM

hello my name is Aaliyah I am applying for scholarships to pay off my balance in collage, I'm currently attending Pierpont technical collage in Fairmont west va, and right now have a very high balance. if I don't pay it off by January I can not come back until its pay off, its real hard paying this balance off due to the little amount of money financial aid gives me and having an disability parent with bad credit. This scholarship would help me a lot. I made it this far to not give up just trying to make my mom proud in heaven .. please help

stephanie s  on 11/16/2015 1:14:27 PM

Hello, I'm applying for this scholarship because to help me with my education. Not many people have a chance to go to school where i'm from. I have big dreams in life and I just want to see them come true. I've takeing out so many loans that I can't breath anymore. Just looking at he cost of what I will have to pay back is mind blowing. I just really need help. My school tuition is costing me and my parents a lot of stress. I'm willing to do anything to not give up. Please help.

Melissa S  on 11/3/2015 11:11:39 AM

Hi my name is melissa iam applying for scholarships and grants because to help pay for my schooling in college that I will be attending jan 11 2016 and iam on ssi disability and I dont work a job. I would use this scholarship to pay for loans and my schooling an tuitions and I will be taking online classes and i really want to further my education in my degree. Iam going for bachelor's for earlychilhood education. This would help me with that also. I hope u guys can help mr with my schooling and I hope and continue my passion with this scholarship it would truly be blessing to win and not worry about parent supporting me because they arent eathier. So iam doing this for me and to help me in the future with a career. Thanks so much melissa.

Xavier W  on 10/2/2015 3:56:21 AM

I'm applying for this grant because it seems to perfectly match my status and what exactly I need to get into college and actually finish college. From the description above, I know I am eligible because of the situation I've been in for the past year. By me getting this Grant, it will literally change the present of my life and even my future.

patricia g  on 9/29/2015 1:25:07 AM

I am applying for this scholarship because I want to continue my education, I want to be able to enroll in more classes at school. At the moment I am a full time mother of three children and full time medical assistant, and part time student at school. I am the one that has to pay all of the bills around the house I have mortgage that is due at the beginning of the month. I live paycheck after paycheck and I don't have that much to spend on groceries. I live off of cheap food and I am going to school to become something better in life and to teach my children that anything is possible. I want to be a great roll model for my children. l I would love to win this scholarship because it would give me the opportunity to enroll in more classes and be able to finish my collage degree sooner to begin my career. The sooner I can finish my community college credits the sooner I can enroll into my future career.

drew p  on 9/26/2015 2:47:01 PM

I am applying for this application because my fasfa is finished after this year. I have worked extremely hard to obtain a GPA of 3.4. I will only have 2 semester of nursing BSN after this semester, and I am looking forward to helping other people in the field of nursing. My parents have worked very hard assisting me as I have excelled in my college career. I was not the best student in high school, but I have realized my goals and have worked extremely hard to be this close to my dream. My dad works at four different hospitals, and my mother teaches a night college class after teaching 9 grade math during the day. All this to make sure I have an opportunity to complete my college career. Drew Piner

mae b  on 9/17/2015 11:05:49 PM

I am applying for help in hope I may win a scholarship because I cannot get the FAFSA student loan I have max out. I did not know this and I find myself at the last year of my college degree without fund to finish. it would help me a great deal to win this scholarship. Mae Burrell

mae b  on 9/17/2015 11:05:16 PM

I am applying for help in hope I may win a scholarship because I cannot get the FAFSA student loan I have max out. I did not know this and I find myself at the last year of my college degree without fund to finish. it would help me a great deal to win this scholarship. Mae Burrell

DESIREE C  on 9/8/2015 11:27:18 PM

College student here, looking to earn my living with education. It sounds really good, hopefully a deserving student gets this because it would help tons and shake some weight off the shoulders. I applied for the scholarship because I finally left my parents house and am making moves as a first generation college student. Let's help each other out!

Nhandi J  on 9/4/2015 8:06:22 PM

My comment is how do you get this grant I am in college and this is what I can use my school claim that I balance2000dollars.but this is on scholarship.com with and I.d # what to do

Andrea B  on 8/2/2011 11:21:36 AM

No, I have yet applied for this scholarship, this is my first time around and if I don't win, perhaps some other lucky individual will and I wish him/her well!

Alexis S  on 12/15/2009 1:08:45 PM

Kim's right in most stated SEOG is first come first served, so the faster you fill out FAFSA the better chance you have of getting that extra bit of money

Kimberly F  on 12/11/2009 9:05:19 PM

I've done a lot of research on financial aid and scholarships. To my knowledge, you don't directly apply for the Federal Supplemental Opportunity Grants. When you file your FAFSA, you're applying for all federally funded grants, such as Pell Grant, FSEOG, and in my state, Alabama Grants. Funds are limited and are pretty much first come first served. There's a March 1st priority date for filing your FAFSA and filing before the priority date would be everyone's best bet at trying to get the FSEOG, if it's available at your college.

Kali F  on 7/28/2009 7:25:17 PM

This isn't a loan and you can't get an application. You fill out the FASFA and the govt. chooses who qualifies based on your EFC (what you listed as your income). This GRANT is based on your Pell application. No one at scholarships.com has anything to do with giving you this grant. Again...it's not from your school or any other site you find, the government will let you know if you qualify.

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by Susan Dutca

Colleges and universities nationwide are continuing to cut ties to John Schnatter, the founder of Papa John's Pizza, after he used a racial slur to describe black people. Even after resigning and issuing an apology, Schnatter accused the board for not "doing any investigation" and acting solely on "rumor and innuendo." [...]

Supreme Court Rules for Professor in Viral Blog Case

July 10, 2018

by Susan Dutca

The Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Friday that Marquette University wrongfully suspended a political science professor after he criticized a graduate student over a discussion on gay marriage. It also ordered the university to reinstate him and pay damages immediately. The court's 4-2 decision in favor of professor John McAdams determined that Marquette violated McAdams' academic freedom as defined in his contract. [...]

Google Brings IT Programs to Community Colleges

June 28, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Google is headed back to college and it's bringing an IT Professional Certificate program to more than 25 community colleges to train graduates for the roughly 150,000 "well-paying jobs currently open in IT" in the United States. Over the course of the eight-month program, students will learn to manage and solve problems with computer systems and servers. [...]