Grants
The Arkansas Department of Higher Education works for the development of each publicly supported colleges and universities in the Arkansas and to promote a coordinated system of higher education. In short it aims at improving the quality of higher education for all Arkansans. The Go! Opportunities Grant is a need based and state-funded college grant program for full time as well as part time college freshmen. The full time students will receive $ 1,000 award amount and for the part time is $500 . Those who complete 12 semester credit hours for the first fall semester and 15 semester credit hours thereafter will be considered as full time student whereas those who complete 6 semester credit hours will be considered as part time students. Eligibility Requirements: Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident Alien Must be a resident of Arkansas for the 12 months prior to application for the grant Must be currently enrolled or approved in an institution of higher education Must be enrolled in a program of study that leads to a baccalaureate degree-baccalaureate degree program, associate degree programs, qualified certificate programs, and nursing school diplomas which require concurrent college enrollment Must have completed the Free Application [...]

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The Hellenic Medical Society of New York has helped Greek-American Community medical students to pursue their studies in medicine.  It is an organization co-founded by renowned physician’s efforts for the betterment of Greek-American Community. Through the various scholarships and Grants, the organization provides an opportunity to the students who want to aspire as future doctors or who want to pursue their studies and excel in medical fields. The Leonidas Lantzounis Research Grant of $ 2,500 has been made available by the Hellenic Medical Society of New York will be provided for basic or clinical biomedical research for the summer 2010. The research needs to be conducted under a senior investigator who will provide supervision, equipment and space. Also some specific requirements are to borne by the applicant itself. The selection of the candidate for research grant will be based on meritorious value of the research project.  The Leonidas  Lantzounis Research Grant 2010  is for those who are: Must be a U.S resident Hellenic Heritage Must be undertaking Bachelors, MD., Masters or Ph.D degrees in biomedical sciences Must be a student of U.S accredited college or university The Grant details are mentioned in the website: http://www.hmsny.org/scholarship.html which also provides details about [...]

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Financial aids are a primer when it comes to starting a college education. These financial aids may be in the form of scholarships, grants or loans. There are numerous state and government funded grants that the students can avail. One of the most common types of grants are the Federal Grants. Federal grants are grants administered by the federal government. The best part about these grants is that they don’t need to be repaid. However, since these government funded grants are limited, they don’t usually cover full educational expenses. Most often the grant amount is affected if the parents claim the student as being a dependent on income tax returns or if the expected contribution of the parents is found to be higher than reality. The types of Federal Grants that the students can a apply for include: State Based Grants: Every state is known to provide financial aids in the form of grants and scholarships, as a measure to help the college students. Pell Grant: This popular pell grant facility is administered under the federal aid program. This exclusively need based grant is administered to only one student per year. Supplemental Education Grant: The Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant [...]

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