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WV State Aid

WV Higher Education Grant

The West Virginia Higher Education Grant is a need-based financial aid program designed to ensure West Virginia students with financial need are given an opportunity to pursue post-secondary education.  For priority consideration file the FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1, but before April 15 at www.fafsa.gov.

Higher Education Adult Part-Time Student Grant

The goal of the Higher Education Adult Part-Time Student Grant Program (HEAPS) is to encourage and enable West Virginia students that demonstrate financial need to continue their education on a part-time basis at the post-secondary level.  Applicants must submit the FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1.

PROMISE Scholarship

The PROMISE Scholarship is a merit-based financial aid program for West Virginia residents. Students who achieve certain academic goals are eligible to receive funds to help pay for college. Eligible high school graduates will receive annual awards up to $4,750 to cover the cost of tuition and mandatory fees at public or independent institutions in West Virginia.  Students must complete the PROMISE Scholarship Application (Application for State-Level Financial Aid Programs) and the FAFSA must be received by the Federal Student Aid Processing Center on or before March 1 and meet the condition for processing.

WV Engineering, Science and Technology Scholarship

The West Virginia Engineering, Science and Technology Scholarship Program is a student financial aid program designed to enable and encourage academically talented individuals to pursue careers in the fields of engineering, science and technology. Scholarships, not to exceed $3,000 per academic year, are awarded on the basis of academic qualifications and interest in the fields of engineering, science and technology. 

 

For more information and requirements for state-level financial aid, go to  www.cfwv.com.

 

WV Invests Grant

The West Virginia Invests Grant may pay tuition and fees, not to include program or course fees, for qualifying West Virginia Residents.  WV Invests Grant is a "last dollar award". Last dollar means that the Grant may pay tuition and fees not covered by federal grants or other state grant and scholarship programs. To see if you may qualify visit: WV Invests.