SEOG


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SEOG

Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant. A grant that the federal government offers to students based on financial need. The SEOG may be used to pay for education expenses (up to $4,000) for a first bachelor's degree.
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SEOG, in particular, serves a group of students similar to those who receive Pell, he adds.
Financial Aid Award Type of Aid Fall Spring Total Accept Decline Federal(3) Pell Grant $600 $600 $1,200 ( ) ( ) Federal SEOG 800 800 1,600 ( ) ( ) University Grant 1,000 1,000 2,000 ( ) ( ) Federal Work-Study Program 700 700 1,400 ( ) ( ) Federal Perkins Loan 600 600 1,200 ( ) ( ) Federal Subsidized Stafford Loan(4) 1,300 1,300 2,600 ( ) ( ) 5,000 5,000 10,000
The Pell, SEOG, and Perkins Loan programs are especially critical for lower income families to make college accessible and affordable.
Federal SEOG (Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant): This grant is awarded to low-income families based on availability of funds at the college and does not require repayment.
Financial Aid Award Type of Aid Fall Spring Total Accept Decline Federal(3) Pell Grant $600 $600 $1,200 ( ) ( ) Federal SEOG 800 800 1,600 ( ) ( ) College Grant 1,000 1,000 2,000 ( ) ( ) Federal Work-Study Program 700 700 1,400 ( ) ( ) Federal Perkins Loan 600 600 1,200 ( ) ( ) Federal Subsidized Stafford Loan(4) 1,300 1,300 2,600 ( ) ( ) 5,000 5,000 10,000