A grant is a form of financial aid that does not have to be repaid. The type of federal
grants available are Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants
(FSEOG), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Opportunity
Grants (TEACH) Grants, and Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grants. For more information
please visit, Federal Student Aid website.
Federal Pell Grants usually are awarded only to undergraduate students who display
exceptional financial need and have not earned a bachelor's, graduate, or professional
degree. For more information visit, Federal Pell Grant website.
The Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant is a federal grant available to undergraduate
students whose parent or guardian was a member of the U.S. armed forces and died as
a result of military service performed in Iraq or Afghanistan after September 11,
2001. For more information visit, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant website.