Louisiana Go Grant Program


The Louisiana Go Grant Program is a need-based grant for college students that can range from $500 to $2,000 annually

Standard Eligibility Requirements

- Be a Louisiana resident
- Receive a federal Pell grant or a financial need grant
- Have an Education Cost Gap (ECG) greater than $0
- Be an undergraduate student enrolled in an eligible Louisiana institution on a part time or full time basis
- Must have entered college as a first time freshman during academic year 2007-08 or later; OR entered college as a first time freshman during academic year 2007-2008 or later and have become eligible for the federal pell grant or financial need grant after the freshman year; OR be age 25 or older and have entered college as a first time freshman before the 2007-2008 academic year and have had a break in enrollment of at least two consecutive semesters, not including a summer semester or term, immediately preceding the period of enrollment for which the student is being considered for receipt of grant; OR Any student who was a first time freshman beginning with the 2007-2008 academic year or later who was not initially Pell eligible, but subsequently becomes Pell eligible

Renewal Requirements

- Continue to receive a Pell or financial need grant
- Continue to have an ECG greater than $0
- Maintain steady academic progress as defined by the institution
- Note: Maximum Lifetime award of $10,000


How to Apply

1. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid