Nunez awards Federal Pell Grants to eligible undergraduate students based on their COA, EFC, and total percentage of Pell already received. The Pell Grant is initially based on full-time enrollment. The initial awards posted on LOLA are posted for the Pell grant amount for 12 hour enrollment. Once registration has been finalized, Pell Grants will be adjusted to reflect the correct Pell grant amount based on the actual number of hours enrolled. Students enrolled as undergraduates, but who have already received a bachelor’s degree, are not eligible for the Pell. More information about the Pell Grant is available on the StudentAid.gov website.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Program is to provide grants to students who demonstrate a calculated financial need. Unlike Pell Grants, there’s no guarantee every eligible student will receive the grant due to limited funding. Student must be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours. Students enrolled as undergraduates, but who have already received a bachelor’s degree, are not eligible for the FSEOG More information about FSEOG is available on the StudentAid.gov website.
The Louisiana Go Grant is a need-based financial aid program aimed at making college more affordable for non-traditional and low to moderate income students. Louisiana resident students who are eligible for and receive the federal Pell Grant may also be eligible for a Go Grant. The grant helps cover the difference between the actual cost of attending a public or private college in Louisiana and the amount of a student’s Pell Grant award. Student must be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours. More information about LA Go Grant is available at https://www.osfa.la.gov/go_grant.html