Financial Aid for Graduate Students
Electronic FAFSA must be submitted on the web at: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/. For additional information, please visit the Lehman College Financial Aid Office, Shuster Hall, Room 136.
|Maxium Annual Amount||Maximum
|Program of Study||Application||Deadline||Eligibility
|Federal Direct Loans (Subsidized and Unsubsidized)||$20,500||$138,500 Combined Undergraduate & Graduate||All Majors||FAFSA and a Federal Direct Master Promissory Note (MPN)||Last day of semester||Financial Need, except for Unsubsidized Loans.|
|Federal Perkins Loans||$6,000||$40,000 Combined Undergraduate & Graduate||All Majors||FAFSA and a Federal Perkins Promissory Note. Indicate interest on FAFSA||Last day of semester||Financial Need. Awarded on first come, first serve basis; limited funding|
|NYS Regents Professional Opportunity Scholarships||$5,000||4 Years||Certain Professional Fields||NYS Education Department Scholarship Processing Unit Education Building Annex Room 1078 Albany, New York 12234.
|May 1 of the academic year for which aid is sought.||NYS Residency. Priority Given to Disadvantaged and Underrepresented Populations|
|Jacob Javits Fellows Program||$30,000 Stipend, plus tuition and fees||Arts, Humanities, Social Science||FAFSA and fellows program application
|Currently, October 3 of academic year for which aid is sought.||Academic Merit|
|Federal Work-Study (FWS)||$4000||All Majors||FAFSA||Last day of semester||Financial Need. Awarded on first come, first serve basis; limited funding.|
|NYS Vietnam/Persian Gulf Veteran's Awards||$4,287.50||6 semesters Full Time; 12 semesters Part Time||All Majors||FAFSA and TAP applications plus V/PG VA Supplement Application. For additional Veteran's information, call Charles Mayer
|May 1 of the academic year for which aid is sought.||NYS Residency and document service (DD-214)|
Teach Grant Program
|$4,000 per year
||$8,000||Teacher certification program in select fields||FAFSA application and an electronic Agreement to Serve contract (as a teacher in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves from low-income families.)||Last day of semester||Have and maintain a minimum of a 3.25 G.P.A.|