Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance/Taylor Opportunity Program for Students Performance Level

Program awards 8 semesters or 12 terms of tuition to any Louisiana State postsecondary institution plus $200 stipend per semester. Program awards 8 semesters or 12 terms of an amount equal to the weighted average public tuition to students attending a LAICU (Louisiana Association of Independent Colleges and Universities) institution plus $200 stipend per semester. Program awards 8 semesters or 12 terms of an amount equal to the weighted average public tuition to two out-of-state Institutions for Hearing Impaired Students: Gallaudet University and Rochester Institute of Technology plus $200 stipend per semester. Program awards $1744 plus $400 per year to Approved Proprietary and Cosmetology schools. When you submit the FAFSA, you have automatically applied for all four levels of TOPS, for Federal Pell Grants and Go Grants and for Federal Student Loans. Please do not send separate letters of application to the TOPS office.

Award Information

Award Amount
$636 - $6,336
Number of Awards
11,928
Application Deadline
July 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Louisiana
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Louisiana
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Public Information
Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance
Address
PO Box 91202
City, State, Zip
Baton Rouge, LA , 70821-9202
Telephone
(800) 259-5626
E-mail
custserv@osfa.la.gov
Website
Website

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