Do you have to claim a Pell Grant on taxes?

Answer According to the Internal Revenue Service, you do not have to claim federal need-based scholarships, like the Pell Grant and Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants, on your taxes as long as yo... Read More »

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How old do you have to be to get a Pell Grant?

When determining eligibility for the Pell grant, there is no minimum age requirment. To apply, you only need to be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident who has a high school diploma or GED. Y... Read More »

Do You Have to Pay Back a Pell Grant?

The Pell Grant is a federal program intended to provide low-income students access to higher education. The grants can be used at any of the 5,400 participating institutions and students access the... Read More »

Do you have to pay back a federal Pell Grant?

Federal Pell Grants do not have to be repaid. The grants are given to students who show significant financial need based on the financial information submitted on the Free Application for Federal S... Read More »

Can I get a Pell Grant if I have a bachelor's degree?

Federal Pell Grants are usually only for students who have not completed a bachelor's degree or higher. However, some students seeking a post-baccalaureate teaching certification degree may still q... Read More »