Grants

Grants are gift-aid, meaning that they do not have to be repaid. This list may not include all grants available at every Ivy Tech Community College campus. For lists of available financial aid opportunities at you local campus, contact the campus financial aid office.

Federal Pell Grant

Description: Federal need-based grant

Eligibility: US citizen, high school diploma, High School Equivalency Diploma or demonstrated Ability to Benefit, enrolled in an aid eligible program of study.

Application: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Helpful Tools: Calculate your estimated Pell grant award




Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant

Description: Federal need-based grant.  Award amounts are based on your enrollment for each semester.  You may be awarded the full-time amount originally.  However, the actual amount posted to your account will reflect your actual enrollment for the semester.

Eligibility: Students with a 0 EFC on their FAFSA and who meet all other federal aid eligibility requirements will be considered for this award.  However, due to limited funds, not all students who meet these requirements will be awarded SEOG funds.  The SEOG funds are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

Application: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)




Frank O'Bannon Grant

Description: State need-based grant

Eligibility: Indiana resident; enrolled in 12 or more credit hours; degree-seeking student; US Citizen or eligible non-citizen, high school graduate or High School Equivalency Diploma; Fall and/or spring semesters (not available for summer semesters)

Application: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be received by federal processor by March 10

Contact: State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana, 150 West Market Street, Suite 500, Indianapolis, IN 46204, 317.232.2350




Indiana National Guard Supplemental Grant

Description: State grant for eligible members of the Indiana Air and Army National Guard

Eligibility: Certified by the State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana and the Indiana National Guard

Application: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Contact: State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana, 150 West Market Street, Suite 500, Indianapolis, IN 46204, 317.232.2350




Ivy Tech Grant

Description:College-funded, need-based fee remission

Eligibility:Campus-specific criteria

Application:Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Contact:Local Ivy Tech Community College Financial Aid Office




Child of Veteran and Public Saftey Officer Supplemental Grant Program

Description: State non-need-based fee remission

Eligibility: Certain graduates of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Children's Home; children of Purple Heart recipient or wounded veteran; children of deceased or disabled veteran; children of POW/MIA from Vietnam War; child or spouse of a police officer, firefighter or EMT killed in the line of duty; child or spouse of an Indiana state police trooper permanently and totally disabled in the line of duty

Application: Application for CVO Fee Remission Program , Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Contact: Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs, 302 West Washington Street, Room E-120, Indianapolis, IN 46204, 317.232.3910, http://www.in.gov/veteran/




Part-Time Grant

Description:State need-based grant

Eligibility:Indiana resident; enrolled in at least 3 but less than 12 credit hours; degree or certificate seeking student

Application:Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Contact:State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana, 150 West Market Street, Suite 500, Indianapolis, IN 46204, 317.232.2350




TEACH Grant
Ivy Tech Community College will not participate in the TEACH grant program for the 2009-2010 year.