Scholarships & Grants

Federal Sources

Eligibility Requirements

Award Ranges

Federal PELL Grant

U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien enrolled as a college undergraduate

The maximum Pell Grant eligibility for 2013-2014 is $5,645.

GI Bill/Yellow Ribbon Program Only individuals entitled to the maximum benefit rate (based on service requirements) may receive this funding. Therefore, they may be eligible if they served an aggregate period of active duty after September 10, 2001, of at least 36 months; they were honorably discharged from active duty for a service connected disability and they served 30 continuous days after September 10, 2001; they are a dependent eligible for Transfer of Entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill based on a veteran’s service under the eligibility criteria listed above.  Variable

University Sources

Eligibility Requirements

Award Ranges

Miller Adult Education Scholarship An endowed scholarship awarded to undergraduate part time adult students who demonstrate financial need beyond what financial aid covers and is enrolled at least half time for each semester. Variable
Tomoko Yamashita Memorial Scholarship An endowed scholarship awarded to undergraduate part time adult students who demonstrate financial need beyond what financial aid covers and is enrolled at least half time for each semester. Preference will be given to Graphic Art or Art majors. Variable

State Sources

Eligibility Requirements

AwardRanges

Other State Scholarships Eligibility varies; write directly to your state Board or Commission for Education. Variable

Additional Sources of Private Gift Aid

Both the Office of Student Financial Assistance (SFA) and University College (UC) provide information for external financial assistance opportunities. UC has compiled resources for all part-time adult students as well. This resource book includes descriptions and requirements for numerous scholarships. Resource books are available at all of the UC advisor's offices. Students are encouraged to see their academic advisors for more information.

Outside Scholarships

Sacred Heart University receives notification of outside scholarships and post and update them on our website.

View our current outside scholarships