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...expanding access and increasing success in postsecondary education for Arizonans 
 

Types of Arizona Aid

 

Visit www.azhighered.gov for more eligibility information or apply online at www.azgrants.gov.

Early Graduation Scholarship Grant Program (EGSG)

Suspended for 2012-2013 for new applicants

  • Arizona's Early Graduation Scholarship Grant (EGSG) Program is a non-need based college access grant designed to encourage high school students to graduate early and promptly attend a regionally or nationally accredited Arizona postsecondary institution or vocational program.
  • Students who graduate from a public high school or charter school at least one semester early and enroll full time at an eligible Arizona postsecondary institution may receive up to $1,500, and students who graduate at least one year early may receive up to $2,000.

College Access Challenge Last Stretch Scholarship (CACS)

  • CACS is a need-based program designed to assist students who completed 60 college credit hours to achieve their baccalaureate degree at any regionally or nationally accredited institution.
  • Funds are limited and awarded on a first-come, first-served basis at the time of application completion.
  • Maximum award for CACS is $2,000 per year based on full-time enrollment.

Math, Science, Special Education Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program (MSSE)

  • MSSE is a student-centered, need-based forgivable loan designed to financially support and to encourage Arizona resident junior or senior college students to enter into the teaching profession and teach in a public school in Arizona. 
  • Funds are limited and awarded on a first-come, first-served basis at the time of application completion.
  • Maximum award for MSSE is $7,000 per academic year for up to three years excluding all grants, scholarships and other tuition benefits (ex: tribal and military).  Funds can be applied toward tuition, instructional materials and mandatory fees as documented in the student’s Cost of Attendance (COA) at their institution.  

Postsecondary Education Grant Program (PEG)

Suspended for 2012-2013

  • This non-need-based grant is designed for Arizona residents who attend a private postsecondary baccalaureate degree granting institution in Arizona.
  • Maximum grant is $2,000/year for up to four years on a first-come, first-served basis.

Private Postsecondary Education Student Financial Assistance Program (PFAP)

Suspended for 2012-2013

  • This need-based grant is designed for students who graduate from an Arizona Community College and attend a private postsecondary baccalaureate degree granting institution in Arizona.
  • Maximum Grant is $2,000/year for up to two years on a first-come, first-served basis.

Arizona Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership Program (AzLEAP)

  • State/Institution matching grant program provides aid to students who meet financial need criteria.
  • Grant is awarded at the institution.

 

 

 

 

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