NEED/Unmet NEED Grant Program

The program provides "last dollar" funding to lower-income students that still have a need for aid after all federal, state, local and private scholarships and grants have been secured. Must be a U.S. citizen, high school graduate, resident of one of nine participating counties in Southwestern Pennsylvania (Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Lawrence, Washington or Westmoreland county), and have a minimum 2.0 GPA.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000 - $3,500
Number of Awards
10 - 500
Application Deadline
May 31
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
African-American/Black
Residency
Pennsylvania
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director of Student Services
NEED
Address
The Warner Centre 332 5th Avenue, First Floor
City, State, Zip
Pittsburgh, PA , 15222
Telephone
(412) 566-2760
E-mail
rbrooks@needld.org
Website
Website

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