First Generation Matching Grant Program
Sponsored by: Florida Department of Education
Applicant must be a degree-seeking, Florida resident who is an undergraduate student with substantial need. In order to be eligible, applicant's parents must not have earned baccalaureate degrees. Applicant must not owe a repayment or be in default under any state or federal grant, loan, or scholarship program unless satisfactory arrangements to repay have been made. FAFSA required. For participation and deadline information, applicant should check with post-secondary institution they plan to attend.
|Application Deadline||April 1|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Grant|
|Award Coverage||Award amount determined by financial need.|
|Schedule||Schedule is dependent on annual appropriation.|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Renewal is based on annual appropriation and on recipient's specific institution.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||yes|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|