What is the criteria to qualify for a Pell Grant?

Answer Students have to fill out a free application for federal student aid to determine their eligibility for a Pell Grant, which is a federal program that provides need-based grants to low-income studen... Read More »

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How to Meet the Federal Pell Grant Eligibility Criteria?

The Federal Pell Grant program gives grants of money to college undergraduate and some graduate students in need. The U.S. Department of Education determines who meets the criteria based on a formu... Read More »

Would I Qualify for Pell grant?

Maybe. A lot of students assume that getting married (and becoming independent) is a guarantee to the maximum financial aid. This isn't always true.As an independent student, you (and your spouse... Read More »

Does a self supporting 22 year old qualify for a Pell grant?

On One Hand: Enrollment In Participating SchoolAccording to the U.S. Department of Education website, "Undergraduate and vocational students enrolled or accepted for enrollment in participating sch... Read More »

How much money do I have to make to qualify for a Pell Grant?

There is not a minimum income requirement for a Pell Grant. The My Pell Grant website says nearly all students with an aggregate household income under $20,000 receive the benefits if they meet the... Read More »