Supplemental Grant

Supplemental Grant Requirements

Grant Info:

This grant is a minimum of $750 if awarded with the potential for additional funds based on need and indicators centered around participation in the SSS - STEM program.   Priority for funding will be given to Freshmen and Sophomore students, however, there may be some opportunity for Juniors and Seniors as well. 

Tuition Waiver:

Anyone who applies and qualifies for the Supplemental Grant but does not receive it will be submitted for the Tuition Waiver program.  Tuition Waivers are issued sometime between the end of Fall Semester and into Summer Semester and are awarded annually.  

Grant Requirements:

  • You must apply for the grant.  (We will be getting the application out later in the semester.)

  • You must receive a Pell Grant this semester.

  • You must have unmet need according to financial aid documentation.

  • You must be registered as a full time student and have passed all your classes.

  • You must have maintained a 2.0 GPA for the semester.

  • You must be seeking a bachelor’s degree as reflected in CatTracks (if not, then talk with SSS-STEM staff).

  • You must update or complete a graduation plan with SSS-STEM Staff.

  • You must be registered for next semester.

  • You must have completed the FAFSA.

How to receive additional grant funds:

Additional funds may be available based on participation in the program and other activities.  While the amount varies greatly each semester, we have given students close to $2,000 who have participated in semesters with fewer applicants.  To log a qualifying activity please submit documentation of your attendance (an explanation of the event with a selfie) in the event discussion page.  

Qualifying Activities:  

More information coming Fall Semester, 2024.