TOPS - Tech 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 high school and have completed TOPS Opportunity 17.5 option or TOPS Tech 17 (option 1) or TOPS Tech 19 (option 2) core curriculum units with a minimum 2.5 GPA over the core courses only. Minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 810 (composite ACT score of 17) 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 high schools.
|Application Deadline||July 1|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Number of Applications||30945|
|Award Coverage||Comprehensive Tuition|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Unlimited amount awarded?||yes|
Renewable if recipient maintains full-time enrollment each semester, completes a minimum of 24 credit hours with a grade of "D" or higher at the end of each academic year (spring, fall, and summer semesters), and maintains a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA at the end of each term.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||yes|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|