Scholarships and Grants

Grants, Scholarships and Loans

The following references and figures are accurate for traditional on-campus students. For information about financial aid for Sterling College Online students, please refer to the Sterling College Online Financial Aid Guide. Please the financial aid office with questions.

Grants - Free money awarded based on financial needs

Grants
 
Yearly Award Amounts Application Process
Federal Pell Grant
 
Up to $5,730 Submit FAFSA
Federal Teach Grant
 
Up to $3,916 Submit FAFSA
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
 
Up to $1,750 Submit FAFSA
Kansas Comprehensive Grant $3,500 Complete FAFSA
 

Scholarships - Free money awarded based on cumulative GPA, composite ACT or SAT scores or participation in certain events

Institutional Scholarships
 
Yearly Award Amounts Application Process
Academic Scholarships
 
$5,000 - $10,000 Automatically awarded
Activity Scholarships Varies Contact coach or activity leader
     
State Scholarships
 
   
Kansas State Scholarship $1,000 Complete FAFSA and State of Kansas Student Aid Application
 
Kansas Ethnic Minority
Schoalrship

 
Varies Complete FAFSA and State of Kansas Student Aid Application
Kansas Military Service Scholarship
 
Varies Complete FAFSA and State of Kansas Student Aid Application
Kansas National Guard
Educational Assistance

 
Varies Complete FAFSA and State of Kansas Student Aid Application
Kansas Nursing Service Scholarship
 
Varies Complete FAFSA and State of Kansas Student Aid Application
Kansas Teacher Service Scholarship Varies Complete FAFSA and State of Kansas Student Aid Application
     

Loans - Borrowed money that is expected to be paid back with a low interest rate

Loans
 
Yearly Award Amounts Application Process
Federal Student Loan
 
Varies Complete FAFSA
Federal Parent PLUS Loan
 
Varies Complete FAFSA
Federal Perkins Loan
 
Varies Complete FAFSA
Alternative Loans Varies Call for information
     

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