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TOPS - Performance Award

Sponsored by: Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance

Applicant must be a Louisiana resident or the child of a parent who has been a Louisiana resident for at least two years prior to high school graduation. Applicant must be receiving a diploma from a public or state-approved private high school and have completed 17.5 units of core curriculum courses with a minimum 3.0 GPA over the core courses only. Minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1060 or composite ACT score of 23 required. FAFSA must be filed between January 1 and July 1, 2012 (for 2011 high school graduates). Alternate eligibility requirements for home-schooled and Louisiana applicants from out-of-state schools.


Application Deadline July 1
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Number of Applications 30945
Award Coverage Comprehensive Tuition<br >Award includes stipend of $200 per semester or $133 per quarter.
Awarded every year? yes
Unlimited amount awarded? yes
Renewable if recipient maintains full-time enrollment, completes a minimum of 24 credit hours with a grade of "D" or higher at the end of each spring semester, maintains a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA at the end of each spring semester, and maintains steady academic progress for every other semester.
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? yes
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $4,406
Average $3,305
Min $523


Average 9712

Contact Information

Mona Smith Kraushaar
Public Information and Communications Representative
Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance
Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance
P.O. Box 91202
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-9202 United States

Phone: (800) 259-5626 ext. 1012
Fax: (225) 208-1496

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