Can You Receive a Pell Grant If You Have Not Paid Student Loans Back Yet?

Answer The Pell Grant is a federal program that helps college students with financial need who have not yet completed a bachelor's degree. Unlike loans, Pell Grants do not have to be repaid. There are sev... Read More »

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How long can I receive the Pell Grant?

According to the U.S. Department of Education, a student is eligible to receive a federal Pell Grant for the period of time required to complete his first undergraduate baccalaureate course of stud... Read More »

Can I still receive a Pell Grant with a CDV waiver?

You can apply for both the Pell Grant and the Children of a Disabled Veterans (CDV) Remission of Fees. The Pell Grant is a federal scholarship, while the CDV waiver is an exclusive scholarship of t... Read More »

How often can I receive the federal Pell grant?

According to the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) website, an undergraduate student may receive a Pell Grant for 18 semesters through his entire life. There are very few exceptions ... Read More »

I receive Federal Pell Grant... Can my husband also?

Yes he sure can, and it won't affect yours. My husband and I have both had pell grants.