Grants

Financial Aid

Administration Building, Room 212

2200 Bonforte Blvd.

Pueblo, CO  81001-4901

Voice:  719-549-2753

Fax:  719-549-2088

Email:  financialaid@colostate-pueblo.edu

 

Grants do not have to be repaid, unless eligibility requirements are not met. Generally, grants are for undergraduate students, and the grant amount is based on financial need. Students should complete the FAFSA and CSU-Pueblo Scholarship Application by the March 1st priority deadline for full consideration of available grants.  Students with greater Cost Of Attendance receive higher priority for need based financial aid.  All information provided below is subject to federal, state, or institutional policy or budget updates.

Award Name

Typical Award (2014/2015)

Eligibility Requirements and Other Information

 
 
 
Federal Pell Grant
 
 
 
$587 - $5730
  • Undergraduate pursuing first bachelor's degree or enrolled in eligible teacher program
  • Amount based on enrollment
  • Expected Family Contribution (EFC) less than $5157
  • Check General Policies for students enrolled in Extended Studies courses
  • Visit Federal Student Aid for more information, including information regarding aggregate maximums
  • Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) required to continue grant
  • Have not exceeded 600% of lifetime Pell eligibility - students can view their lifetime eligibility used through NSLDS
 
 
 
Colorado
Student
Grant (CSG)*
 
 
 
 
$850 - $2500
 
 
Federal
Supplemental Educational Opportunity
Grant (FSEOG)
 
 
 
Up to $4000
 
 
 
 
 
 
Teacher
Education
Assistance for College and
Higher Education Grant (TEACH)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Variable
 
  • Student must complete coursework necessary to begin a career in teaching
  • 3.25 grade point average or score above the 75th percentile on an admissions test, such as the SAT, ACT or GRE
  • Students must sign an Agreement to Serve and complete Entrance Counseling to certify that they understand the terms of the grant and the terms of their teaching service requirements; if service is not met, the grant must be repaid as an Unsubsidized Direct Stafford Loan, with interest from the date of original disbursement
  • Students who have a TEACH grant must complete a required Exit Counseling when graduating, totally withdrawing, or dropping below 6 credits of enrollment from the University
  • No maximum EFC
  • Amount based on enrollment
  • Visit Federal Student Aid for more information
  • Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) required to continue grant
 
 
 
Colorado Graduate Grant*
 
 
 
$2000
 
 
University
Access
Grant (UAG)
 
 
 
$2000 - $4000
  • Full time international students
  • Minimum 3.0 entering grade point average (GPA)
  • Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) required to continue grant
  • 1st year students only: $2000 grant + up to $2000 student employment earnings
  • Four year undergraduate limit
 
 
CSU-Pueblo Grant
 
 
Variable

*Please be aware that individuals willfully misrepresenting information provided in applying for Colorado student aid funds are subject to penalty of Colorado law.