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Georgia Aid

Application for all State Scholarships/Grants

The State Scholarship Application, GSFAPPS, should be completed by students who want to be considered for the HOPE Scholarship, the Zell Miller Scholarship, the HOPE Grant, or who receive a HOPE GED Voucher. Apply online at GAfutures.org. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can also be used as an application for these State Scholarships/Grants.

HOPE Scholarship

The HOPE Scholarship program is for students who have demonstrated academic achievement and who are seeking a college degree. There are several ways to become eligible for the HOPE Scholarship, either by graduating from high school as a HOPE Scholar or by earning it while in college. Students who meet all other eligibility requirements may receive the HOPE Scholarship until seven years after their high school graduation, home study completion, or GED test date. Explore details regarding the HOPE Scholarship at GAfutures.org.

2016-2017 HOPE Scholarship Payment Schedule

HOPE Scholarship Award Amounts Per Hour of Enrollment

UNG Associate Degree Program
# of Credit HoursAward Amount
1 $89
2 $178
3 $267
4 $356
5 $445
6 $534
7 $623
8 $712
9 $801
10 $890
11 $979
12 $1068
13 $1157
14 $1246
15 $1335
UNG Bachelor's Degree Program
# of Credit HoursAward Amount
1 $152
2 $304
3 $456
4 $608
5 $760
6 $912
7 $1064
8 $1216
9 $1368
10 $1520
11 $1672
12 $1824
13 $1976
14 $2128
15 $2280

Zell Miller Scholarship

The Zell Miller Scholarship program is for students who have demonstrated academic achievement and are seeking a college degree. Generally, to become eligible, a student must graduate from an eligible high school with a 3.70 GPA and a minimum score on the SAT/ACT. Students who meet all other eligibility requirements may receive the Zell Miller Scholarship until seven years after their high school graduation. Explore details regarding the Zell Miller Scholarship at GAfutures.org.

2016-2017 Zell Miller Scholarship Payment Schedule

Zell Miller Scholarship Award Amounts Per Hour of Enrollment

UNG Associate Degree Program
# of Credit HoursAward Amount
1 $102.13
2 $204.26
3 $306.39
4 $408.52
5 $510.65
6 $612.78
7 $714.91
8 $817.04
9 $919.17
10 $1021.30
11 $1123.43
12 $1225.56
13 $1327.69
14 $1429.82
15 $1532.00
UNG Bachelor's Degree Program
# of Credit HoursAward Amount
1 $178.40
2 $356.80
3 $535.20
4 $713.60
5 $892.00
6 $1070.40
7 $1248.80
8 $1427.20
9 $1605.60
10 $1784.00
11 $1962.40
12 $2140.80
13 $2319.20
14 $2497.60
15 $2676.00

Move On When Ready

The Move On When Ready (MOWR) Program provides for participation in Dual Credit Enrollment for Eligible High School and Home Study students. These students earn postsecondary credit hours and simultaneously meet their high school graduation or Home Study completion requirements as Dual Credit Enrollment students. Explore details regarding the MOWR Program at GAfutures.org.

2016-2017 Move On When Ready Scholarship Payment Schedule

MOWR Award Amounts Per Hour of Enrollment
# of Credit HoursAward Amount
1 $178.40
2 $356.80
3 $535.20
4 $713.60
5 $892.00
6 $1070.40
7 $1248.80
8 $1427.20
9 $1605.60
10 $1784.00
11 $1962.40
12 $2140.80
13 $2319.20
14 $2497.60
15

$2676.00

HOPE GED Grant

Georgia's HOPE GED Grant is a $500 voucher available to students who earned a General Education Development (GED/high school equivalency) diploma awarded by the Technical College System of Georgia after June 30, 1993. Explore details regarding the HOPE GED Grant at GAfutures.org.

HOPE Grant

The HOPE Grant program is for students seeking a technical certification or diploma, regardless of the student's high school grade point average or graduation date. For students at UNG, eligible certificate programs include Environmental Sciences Certificate, Environmental Studies Certificate, Geographic Information Science Certificate, Gerontology Certificate Program, Health Information Administration Certificate, Healthcare Administration Certificate, Military Leadership Certificate, Paralegal Studies Certificate, Spanish Translation Certificate and Theatre & Entertainment Technology Certificate.  Students who are pursuing or have received a Bachelor’s degree are not eligible. Explore details regarding the HOPE Grant at GAfutures.org

2016-2017 Hope Grant Payment Schedule

HOPE Grant Award Amounts Per Hour of Enrollment

UNG Undergraduate Certificate Program
# of Credit HoursAward Amount
1 $89
2 $178
3 $267
4 $356
5 $445
6 $534
7 $623
8 $712
9 $801
10 $890
11 $979
12 $1068
13 $1157
14 $1246
15

$1335

Zell Miller Grant

The Zell Miller Grant is for students seeking a technical certification or diploma, regardless of the student's high school grade point average or graduation date. A postsecondary cumulative GPA of 3.5 is required. For students at UNG, eligible certificate programs include Environmental Sciences Certificate, Environmental Studies Certificate, Geographic Information Science Certificate, Gerontology Certificate Program, Health Information Administration Certificate, Healthcare Administration Certificate, Military Leadership Certificate, Paralegal Studies Certificate, Spanish Translation Certificate and Theatre & Entertainment Technology Certificate.  Students who are pursuing or have received a Bachelor’s degree are not eligible. Explore details regarding the Zell MillerGrant at GAfutures.org

2016-2017 Zell Miller Grant Payment Schedule

Zell Miller Grant Award Amounts Per Hour of Enrollment

UNG Undergraduate Certificate Program
# of Credit HoursAward Amount
1 $102.13
2 $204.26
3 $306.39
4 $408.52
5 $510.65
6 $612.78
7 $714.91
8 $817.04
9 $919.17
10 $1021.30
11 $1123.43
12 $1225.56
13 $1327.69
14 $1429.82
15 $1532.00

Students may gain or regain HOPE or Zell Miller Scholarship for various reasons during their college enrollment.  If you think you qualify for the HOPE or Zell Miller Scholarship based on your high school grade point average, a grade change made to a college course after grades posted for the term, you have reached a 30, 60 or 90 attempted hours HOPE checkpoint, or other reasons, complete the appropriate HOPE Program Review form (#14 on the Financial Aid Forms page).

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