Grants are considered gift aid and do not need to be repaid. In order to determine if you are eligible for grants you must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Pell is a federal grant awarded to undergraduate students on the basis of financial need, which is determined by the FAFSA. The amount of the grant amount is based on your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and number of credit hours enrolled.
Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG)
SEOG is a federal grant awarded to undergraduate students on the basis of financial need. Unlike the Pell grant, however, SEOG is distributed by the school on a first come, first served basis. The amount awarded amount is based on eligibility of the pell grant and number of credit hours enrolled.
Ohio College Opportunity Grant (OCOG)
OCOG is the state grant awarded to undergraduate students by the state of Ohio. In order to receive this grant a student must be a legal Ohio resident for at least one year, and demonstrate financial need on the FAFSA. The amount awarded is based on the number of credit hours enrolled.
The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides up to $4,000 per year in grants for graduate and undergraduate students. The TEACH grant is for students who intend to teach full-time in high-need subject areas for at least four years at schools that serve students from low-income families. Click here to learn more about the TEACH grant.