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UNC Need-Based Grant


Up to $4,200


Until funds are exhausted


Complete the FAFSA as soon as possible after October 1


  • Enroll for at least six credit hours at one of the 16 institutions of The University of North Carolina



Grants available for eligible students attending one of the 16 institutions of the University of North Carolina.

Application Requirements


Other Information

Consideration for funding is automatic once the FAFSA is filed; no formal deadline has been established. The FAFSA opens on October 1. Applicants should meet priority deadlines established by their institution. Late applicants may be denied if insufficient funds are available.

Eligibility is based on a calculation of need, using income data from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).