$1,917
Avg. Amount Awarded
224
Days
July 1 2019
Application Deadline
1,671
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

Program awards an amount equal to tuition for up to 4 semesters and two summers of technical training at a Louisiana postsecondary institution that offers a vocational or technical education certificate or diploma program, or a non-academic degree program; or up to $1744 to an approved Proprietary or Cosmetology school. Must have completed the TOPS Opportunity core curriculum or the TOPS Tech core curriculum, must have achieved a 2.50 grade point average over the core curriculum only, and must have achieved an ACT score of 17 or an SAT score of 810. Program awards an amount equal to the weighted average public tuition for technical programs to students attending a LAICU private institution for technical training. When you submit the FAFSA, you have automatically applied for all four levels of TOPS, for Federal Pell Grants and Go Grants and Federal Student Loans. Please do not send separate letters of application to the TOPS office.

Amount Details

$436
Low Amount Awarded
$3,985
High Amount Awarded
$3,203,531
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Louisiana
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Louisiana

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Contact
Public Information
custserv@osfa.la.gov
Tel: 800-259-5626 ext. 1012
Fax: 225-208-1496 Address PO Box 91202
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-9202