Need-Based Financial Aid

Federal Grants and Scholarships

Emmanuel students may apply for a number of federal grants and scholarships.

Emmanuel participates in all federal aid programs. Eligibility for these programs is determined by your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) information, so we encourage you to complete the application as soon as possible. If you are found eligible for any of these federal awards, they will appear on your award letter.

Federal Pell Grant

The Federal Pell Grant is a need-based grant from the federal government for undergraduate students with significant financial need. The maximum amount for  the 2018-19 is $6,095 and is based on the student's financial need.


The Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) is a federal need-based grant for undergraduate students with significant financial need. Awarded on a funds-available basis to students who are recipients of the Federal Pell Grant. The typical award amount is $1000.


The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant is a federal grant of $4,000 maximum awarded annually to students intending to teach full time for at least four years in a TEACH-approved field. For a list of service requirements and for more information, please visit for more information. If interested in receiving this grant, please contact our office.