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Iowa Grant

The Iowa Grant is a Grant sponsored by Iowa College Student Aid Commission.

Award Information:

Amount of Grant: Average: $456, Maximum: $1000
Application Deadline: No deadline
Requirements: Applicant must be an Iowa resident, a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or refugee, and attend an eligible Iowa school. Selection is based upon financial need. FAFSA required.
Eligibility: College freshman, College sophomore, College junior, College senior

Sponsorship provided by:

Iowa College Student Aid Commission
200 Tenth Street, Fourth Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309-3609
Email Address:
Phone Number: 515 242 3344
Fax Number: 515 242 3388

You can find out more by contacting:

Julie Leeper
Director, State Student Aid Programs
200 Tenth Street, 4th Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309-3609
Email Address:
Phone Number: 515 242 3370
Fax Number: 515 242 3388

A good place to start is to search for the background of the grant. Getting the greatest odds of obtaining money comes from finding out the requirements from the start and knowing if you fulfill them. Before you even begin, be aware of the particular aims of the Iowa College Student Aid Commission and what they hope to achieve with the Iowa Grant. After making sure you satisfy the prerequisites, make sure you have a reasonable chance to obtain the grant. After figuring out that you have the possibility of going on to be awarded the Iowa Grant, then it is useful to put forth the effort to apply.

An important aspect in the process of trying for the grant is filling out the application correctly. Applications can sometimes be long and tedious, but take the time to make sure that the forms are filled out precisely. Avoid mistakes that might make you be bumped as the result of something that could have been avoided.

Once the application is sent off, figure out the timeframe regarding when the Iowa Grant makes payment of the resources in order to know whether or not you can rely on the grant to help meet your financial needs and its personal usefulness, since there might be constraints on how you can use the Iowa Grant. It can be difficult to be able to manage all of your financial needs, and getting the Iowa Grant to defray some of the costs can provide significant support. If you don't end up getting the Iowa Grant, continue looking, you might find new grants for which you can apply.

Last Updated: 12/18/2015


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