Find out what grants and scholarships you might be able to get.

All grants listed require that a student complete a FAFSA and demonstrate financial need (TEACH Grant does not require financial need and is available for eligible graduate students.)  There are no need-based grants for graduate students. 

Federal Pell Grant

Annual Award Amounts: $6,195
U.S. Citizen/Eligible Non-Citizen: Yes
Half-time Enrollment: No
Michigan Residency: No
Special Notes:Available only to students earning their first bachelor's degree.

Federal Supplementary Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)

Annual Award Amounts: $1,200 (maximum at UM-Dearborn)
U.S. Citizen/Eligible Non-Citizen: Yes
Half-time Enrollment: Yes
Michigan Residency: No
Special Notes: Available to Pell Grant recipients with a 0 EFC and the highest need at UM-Dearborn.

University of Michigan-Dearborn Grant

Annual Award Amounts: $6,000 (maximum)
U.S. Citizen/Eligible Non-Citizen: Yes
Half-time Enrollment: Yes
Michigan Residency: No
Special Notes: Students with EFC of 0-10,000 and for undergraduates earning their first bachelor's degree.

Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant

Annual Award Amount: $5,829.50 (maximum if disbursed on or after October 1, 2019 and before October 1, 2020)
U.S. Citizen/Eligible Non-Citizen: Yes
Michigan Residency: No
Special Notes:  Student must have been under the age of 24 or enrolled in college at least part-time at  the time of their parent's or guardian's death in service.

TEACH Grant

Annual Award Amount :  $3,764 (maximum if disbursed on or after October 1, 2019 and before October 1, 2020.)
Citizen/Eligible Non-Citizen: Yes
Half-Time Enrollment:  No
Michigan Residency:No
Special Notes:  TEACH Grant is not a need-based grant, but applicants must complete a FAFSA.  This grant is also available to eligible graduate as well as undergraduate students.

Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships

1183
University Center (UC)
Phone: 
313-593-5300
Fax: 
313-593-5313
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