Grants

Office of Financial Aid

 

Grant Information
Grants are monetary gifts that do not have to be repaid. To apply for all of the following grants, see Apply for Financial Aid.


You will be notified through your Financial Aid Award Letter if you are eligible to receive any of the following grants.

Defiance College Grant
DC Grants are awarded to full-time students who demonstrate need. The grant amount varies depending on need as determined by the FAFSA.

Pell Grant
This is a federal grant with awards that range from $400 - $5,550 per year. It is awarded to full or part-time students based on need as determined by the FAFSA.

Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG)
This is a federal grant awarded to full-time Pell eligible students with the lowest EFC as determined by the FAFSA. Amount varies up to $2,000.

Ohio College Opportunity Grant (OCOG)
This is a state grant awarded to full-time students who are Ohio residents who demonstrate need as determined by the FAFSA.  Amount varies up to $2,080 (est.). 

Ohio War Orphans
This state program awards tuition assistance to the children of deceased or severely disabled Ohio veterans who served in the armed forces during a period of declared war or conflict.  This award is $6,628 (est.) annually.

 

 

Financial Aid - Apply for FAFSA

Federal Student Aid

Apply For FAFSA

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PRIORITY DEADLINE: APRIL 1

financialaid@defiance.edu


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