Federal Pell Grant
By simply completing and submitting your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), you’ll be considered for the Federal Pell Grant. This grant is need-based and can help you pay for any educational expenses, such as tuition, fees, room and board, and/or living expenses. Available to undergraduate students, the maximum award for the 2013-14 academic year is $5,645.
Additional information regarding the Federal Pell Grant is available online via the Funding Your Education: The Guide to Federal Student Aid publication, provided by the U.S. Department of Education. You may also visit the Federal Pell Grant page at Federal Student Aid’s StudentAid.gov.