To be eligible to receive federal grants, students must meet the following criteria:
- Be an undergraduate student.
- Must not possess a bachelor's degree.
- Demonstrate financial need according to the Pell guidelines.
- Must be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress.
Federal Pell Grant
Need-based grant awarded to students pursuing their first post-secondary degree. The U.S. Dept. of Education determines eligibility / award amount.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG)
This limited-fund, campus-based grant program is available to students who demonstrate high financial need and are Federal Pell Grant recipients. Students with high need that complete the FAFSA application by MSOE’s January 1 priority date will receive first consideration.