Effective Fall Semester 2011
Students do not have to be enrolled full-time to receive the HOPE Grant, HOPE Scholarship or Zell Miller Scholarship.
The HOPE Grant is available to students regardless of high school graduation date who are pursuing a certificate or diploma program. Students who are pursuing an associate degree or a bachelor's degree are not eligible for the HOPE Grant. To be eligible for the HOPE Grant, you must:
To be eligible for the HOPE Scholarship as a freshman student, you must:
To be eligible for the HOPE Scholarship as a transfer/returning student, you must:
Students who have attempted 127 hours or more (including all college/university credit hours), OR who have already completed a baccalaureate (four-year) degree are not eligible for the HOPE Scholarship or HOPE Grant.
To be eligible for the Zell Miller Scholarship, you must have graduated from an eligible Georgia high school and meet ONE of the following academic requirements: