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Types of grants

Federal Pell Grant

Eligibility for this grant is based on federal methodology. Annual Pell Grant awards for the 2023-2024 academic year range from $761 to $7,395. Award amounts will be reduced for students enrolled less than full-time.

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)

Eligibility for this grant is based on federal methodology and priority is given to Federal Pell Grant recipients demonstrating the most financial need.

Appleby Grant

This grant was established in 1964 by Mr. Scott B. Appleby and may be awarded to local students attending full-time.

Young Harris College Grant

This grant may be awarded to full-time students who reside on campus.

Additional types of aid

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Scholarships, which can be need- or merit-based, are awarded in recognition of special skills, talent, or academic ability.

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Student work-study positions are available based on financial need. They can also support your career goals.

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Loans, which must be paid back with interest, allow you to spread out the cost of education over time.