Florida Student Assistance Grants (FSAG)

Scholarship Description

An applicant must:  1. Be a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen.  2. Not have previously received a bachelor’s degree.  3. Meet Florida’s general eligibility requirements for receipt of state aid, including residency in this state for purposes other than education for a minimum of twelve (12) consecutive months prior to the first day of class of the first term of the academic year for which funds are requested.  Note: residency for purpose of student financial assistance is determined by the institution the student attends.  4. Enroll at an eligible Florida institution for a minimum of twelve (12) credit hours per term.  5. Not owe a repayment of a grant under any state or federal grant or scholarship program.  6. Not be in default on any state or federal student loan program unless satisfactory arrangements to repay have been made.  Renewals:  A renewal applicant must have earned a minimum institutional cumulative grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale and have earned the equivalent of 12 credit hours for each term an award was received during the previous academic year.  Eligibility for renewal is determined at the end of the second semester of third quarter of each academic year.  Credit hours earned the previous summer can be counted toward the total number of credit hours required.  To demonstrate financial need, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid must be submitted each year by the established deadline.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: 200

Max Award: 1500

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Florida Department of Education
Turlington Building, Suite 1514 325 West Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Contact Person: Office of Student Financial Assistance

Phone: 888-827-2004

Fax: 850-245-9667