The first step in applying for a grant is to fill out your FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
Federal Pell GrantsEligible students are awarded grants from the federal government in amounts between $657 and $6,195 (2019-20).
Pitt Success Pell MatchPitt matches your Federal Pell Grant.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG) You may be eligible for a federal grant ranging from $200 to $1,000.
State Grants If you're a Pennsylvania resident, the information on your FAFSA will automatically be sent to the American Education Services/Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency. AES/PHEAA will determine if you're eligible
to receive a state grant. If you have any questions, contact PHEAA at 1-800-692-7392.
During the 2018-19 academic year, Pennsylvania state grants ranged from $500 to $3,772.
If you're not from PA, we encourage you to check to see if your state provides grants.
Don't miss the priority deadline of March 1st.
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