The National SMART Grant

Written by Michael Bennet

The National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talents Grant, otherwise known as the National SMART Grant, is a federal education grant that is available during the student’s third and fourth years of undergraduate study. It is focused on providing aid to students who have achieved academically in certain majors that are related to science, […]

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The Academic Competitiveness Grant: ACG

Written by Michael Bennet

The Academic Competitiveness Grant, or ACG award, is a federal educational grant that is given on an annual basis for first and second year undergraduate students who may have excelled academically, either in high school, or during their first year of postsecondary study. It was recently created in 2006-07 to encourage students to take challenging […]

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The TEACH Grant

Written by Michael Bennet

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Grant Program, or TEACH Grant, is another federal educational grant that is brought to you by the Department of Education. It can provide students with 4,000 dollars of aid during each of their four years of undergraduate study, with eligibility being heavily based on academic performance […]

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The Federal Supplementary Education Opportunity Grant: FSEOG

Written by Michael Bennet

The Federal Supplementary Education Opportunity Grant, or FSEOG Grant as it commonly referred to, is a federal education grant that is provided on an annual basis to undergraduate students from across the country who exhibit a high financial need. In these respects it is very similar to the Pell Grant, although FSEOG Grants are only […]

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Other Federal Education Grants

Written by Michael Bennet

The Pell Grant isn’t the only game in town if you are in the market for an educational grant, as there are a variety of other federal educational grants that you may be interested in if you require additional financial aid besides just the Pell Grant. Remember that these are grants, and not student loans, […]

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