Taylor Opportunity Program for Students Tech Level

Sponsor: Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance

$436 - $3,985
award type
Jul 1st, 2016
application deadline
1671 Awarded, 33438 Applied
Prior Year

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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.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Must attend a technical school
  • Must study full-time
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Restricted to residents of Louisiana
  • Restricted to students studying in Louisiana

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