A grant is money set aside by both the state of Texas and the federal government for students who need it to pay for college. Grants are often called "gift aid" because they do not need to be repaid.
Lone Star College offers the following grant options:
Federal education grants are funds distributed by the United States government to students who need assistance paying for college. Federal grants do not need to be repaid.
If this is not your first enrollment period at Lone Star College and you received Title IV financial aid, your refunds for course withdrawals are calculated according to the Title IV refund guidelines. Title IV financial aid includes Federal Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants.
The following grants are state programs for credit courses.
The following grants are designated to provide funding for Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees, college credit level I and level II certficates and at times, non credit fast track certificate programs