Can getting a job affect the amount you recieve in a pell grant for school?

Answer No.Your financial aid eligibility was based on the information you provided on the FAFSA - the income that you reported was last year's income.Income that you earn this year will be reported on NEX... Read More »

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When Getting a Pell Grant, Do You Get the Full Amount You're Eligible for Quarterly?

Pell grants are a form of federal financial aid for undergraduate students. Students do not have to repay Pell grants, making them an appealing option for students seeking financial aid. Although t... Read More »

What is the maximum amount of a Pell Grant?

The maximum amount of a Pell Grant for the 2010-11 school year is $5,550, up $200 from the previous year's maximum. Your fiscal need and student status will determine the amount of money you are aw... Read More »

Do scholarships reduce the Pell Grant amount?

According to Lewis and Clark University, Pell Grants are not reduced by external resources such as scholarships. The Pell Grant may only be reduced if the amount of external resources exceeded the ... Read More »

Is a Pell grant amount for a year or a semester?

Each Pell grant award is for a one-year period. However, students must have award funds allocated to them at least once per term or twice in an academic year. It is also possible to receive two con... Read More »