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 State Grants and Scholarships 



Pennsylvania State Grant (PHEAA)

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) uses information from the FAFSA to determine state grant eligibility. Students must submit the FAFSA by May 1 in order to meet PHEAA's state grant deadline. The state grant amounts vary up to $3,712 per year. PHEAA will notify you directly of your state grant eligibility. This notification usually occurs during the month of May.

PHEAA Scholarship Programs

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) offers a variety of scholarship programs for Pennsylvania residents. These programs include the New Economy Technology Scholarship (NETS), the Pennsylvania Chafee Education and Training Grant Program, the Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship and the Post-secondary Educational Gratuity Program. Details about the programs and application processes are available on-line at PHEAA's website.  

State Grant Programs from Other States

Students from states other than Pennsylvania should contact their state grant and scholarship agencies for information on application deadlines, amounts and eligibility notices.


Contact Information

1 Morrow Way
Slippery Rock PA 16057

107 Maltby Center

724.738.2922 (fax)

M-F: 8:00-4:30
Summer: 8:00-4:00



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