奖学金 & 奖助金
奖学金 and 奖助金
The 金融援助 Office offers many types of financial assistance to students while pursing their higher education goals. There are many types of financial assistance such as grants, 奖学金, work study and loans which are from many types of sources such as federal and state government. Generally, 奖学金 and grants are free to apply and do not have to be repaid. All grants are based on financial need while most 奖学金 are based on merit. To apply for federal and state grants, students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each academic year.
a type of “gift aid” that rewards a student for grades, 体育运动, 独特的技能, a special talent, financial needs or even a specific career interest. 奖学金 do not typically need to be paid back, though some 奖学金 have program requirements and/or obligations.