Pennsylvania State Grant Program

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  • Scholarship Description
  • A Pennsylvania State Grant is based on financial need. You may be eligible if you demonstrate financial need and meet specific requirements:

    -Are a high school graduate as stipulated in the Pennsylvania State Grant law
    -Attend a post-secondary school approved by PHEAA for Pennsylvania State Grant purposes
    -Are enrolled at least half-time (defined as at least six semester credits but less than 12 semester credits per semester, or the equivalent)
    -Be unconditionally admitted and enrolled in an approved program of study of at least 2 academic years in length
    -Are enrolled in a program of study where at least 50% of the total credit or clock hours needed for completion of the program are earned through classroom instruction
    -Have made satisfactory academic progress (as defined by PHEAA)
    -Not have already earned a bachelor's degree or its equivalent
    -Are a Pennsylvania resident, as stipulated in the Pennsylvania State Grant law
    -Are of satisfactory character (for example, not be incarcerated)
    -Not have received the maximum number of Pennsylvania State Grants permitted
    -Not be in default or pending default on an educational loan. This also applies to any program where the award has been converted to a loan and the loan is in a default status.

    The State Grant deadlines are different for first-time applicants, renewal applicants, and summer-term applicants.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency
  • info@pheaa.org

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Turquoise J  on 9/10/2011 6:16:32 AM

I have not applied for this scholarship but will like to.

shane l  on 12/13/2010 11:43:36 PM

I feel like what i applied for, I could identify with. With my passion for writing, I'm sure i could create some provacative thinking.

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