How Long Are You Eligible For Hope?

How many years can you get the Hope Scholarship?

Make sure you understand what hours are counted in your HOPE Attempted-Hours.

In addition, students are only eligible to receive the HOPE Scholarship until 7 (seven) years from the date of the student’s high school graduation, home study completion, or successful GED test.

How do you qualify for Hope?

To be eligible for the HOPE Scholarship, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Must complete an application – FAFSA or GSFAPPS.
  • Meet U.S. citizenship or eligible non-citizen requirements.
  • Be registered with Selective Service, if required.
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress as defined by the college.

What qualifies you for HOPE Scholarship?

Basic Eligibility Requirements of the Tennessee HOPE Scholarship: Resident of Tennessee for at least one year as of September 1 of the year entering college. HOPE Merit students must meet all of the HOPE Scholarship criteria, and have a 29 on the ACT and a final unweighted GPA of a 3.75.

Do you have to be full time to get Hope?

Do I have to be enrolled full-time to receive HOPE or the Zell Miller Scholarship? No, you do not have to be enrolled full-time.

How much money does HOPE scholarship give you?

The new scholarship within HOPE, the Zell Miller Scholarship, will cover 100% of tuition for those students who graduate with a 3.7 HOPE GPA and receive a score of 1200 (CR+M) on the SAT or a 26 ACT Composite at public colleges ($4,000 at private colleges), and maintain a 3.3 GPA while in college.

Do you have to reapply for HOPE scholarship every year?

To retain the HOPE Scholarship, you must: Maintain satisfactory academic progress and achieve a cumulative GPA of 2.75 after attempting 24 and 48 semester hours. Under these guidelines, students must maintain full-time enrollment and their eligibility is checked after each semester except for the summer.

Who is eligible for HOPE Grant?

HOPE Grant is available to Georgia residents who are pursuing a certificate or diploma. A HOPE Grant recipient must maintain a minimum 2.00 cumulative postsecondary grade point average to remain eligible.

Why do I need hope?

There are many obstacles. Having goals is not enough. One has to keep getting closer to those goals, amidst all the inevitable twists and turns of life. Hope allows people to approach problems with a mindset and strategy-set suitable to success, thereby increasing the chances they will actually accomplish their goals.

What is the hope GPA requirement?

Eligibility. HOPE Scholarship recipients must have a cumulative 3.0 HOPE GPA at the end of each spring semester to continue eligibility. In addition to these requirements traditional and nontraditional students must have a 3.0 cumulative HOPE GPA after the 30th, 60th and 90th attempted hour.

What GPA is needed for HOPE Scholarship?

Generally, students who graduate from an eligible high school with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and earned a minimum of four full credits from a academic rigor course are considered HOPE Scholars and qualify for this award as entering freshmen.

How much is the Hope scholarship per year?

Students must achieve a minimum 3.0 GPA or 21 or above on the ACT to qualify for the scholarship. Award amount is $1,750 for per semester at four-year institutions and $1,500 per semester at two-year institutions for entering freshmen who first received HOPE in fall 2015 and thereafter.

How much money is the HOPE Scholarship?

Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarships (TELS) Tennessee HOPE Scholarship is a $4000 per year scholarship awarded to qualifying Tennessee residents. An additional amount of up to $2000 may be available for the summer semester for students who first received the HOPE Scholarship in Fall 2009 or thereafter.