The Federal Pell Grant is a need-based grant made available by the federal government to undergraduate students who have not earned a bachelor's degree. Each student's award is determined on the basis of family circumstances and cost of attendance. After the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is filed, the Department of Education sends you a Student Aid Report (SAR) that indicates whether you are Pell eligible.
The Oregon Opportunity Grant is a state grant administered by the Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion (OSAC) and awarded to undergraduate Oregon residents based on need and allowable funding. Twelve terms of eligibility are possible. The grant is awarded to eligible students attending half-time or more. This grant is not available during summer term.
The Oregon Promise Grant was created by the Oregon Legislature beginning with the 2016-2017 year. The Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion (OSAC) is responsible for the awarding and administering of the program. Continuation of the program in future years is contingent upon state funding.
The Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) is a federal grant administered by the LBCC Financial Aid Office. Funds are awarded to undergraduates with Pell eligibility and exceptional financial need as determined by the institution.
Students who are involved in Co-Curricular Programs or the Student Leadership Council are often eligible for a Talent Grant through that organization. Criteria will vary between each program. Interested students should speak with their Co-Curricular Advisor or the Student Leadership Council.