Grant funds do no have to be repaid.
The Federal Pell Grant is a need based grant awarded to students who are working on their first bachelor’s degree. The award amount is based on the student’s expected family contribution (EFC). Students may receive a Pell Grant for full time, 3/4 time, half time, and less than half time attendance (depending on EFC).
Oregon Opportunity Grant
The Oregon Opportunity Grant is awarded to Oregon residents ( RESIDENCY RULES ) attending college in Oregon. You must be taking no less than 6 credit hours per term and be PELL eligible to receive this grant. The Oregon Opportunity Grant has a 12 term limit for eligibility. For more information about the Oregon Opportunity Grant contact the Oregon Student Assistance Commission (OSAC). The 2011/12 deadline for the Oregon Opportunity Grant for students attending EOU and other Oregon public universities was February 1, 2011; however, the Oregon Student Assistance Commission informed all Oregon public schools that students who applied in late January did not receive the grant due to a funding shortfall.
Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) is one of three federal campus based aid programs. To receive SEOG, students must be eligible for the Pell Grant, demonstrate exceptional need, and be working on their first bachelor’s degree. EOU receives a limited amount of SEOG funding. Federal SEOG funds may not serve all eligible applicants.
The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 per year to students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families. For more information on the grant please see the following: