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Summer Financial Aid

Get ahead with summer classes.

Awarding for Summer 2020 begins April 17th!

Summer 2020 Aid Available

PROGRAM AWARD AMOUNT ENROLLMENT CRITERIA TYPE HOW TO APPLY ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
FGCU Summer Grant $1,000 Minimum 6 credits Need Based 2019-2020 FAFSA Limited funding available.
Pell Grant Varies Minimum 6 credits* Need Based 2019-2020 FAFSA Summer Pell award available even if student received full Pell award during fall and spring terms. Award amount varies based on EFC and number of enrolled hours. *Summer Pell award for students enrolled in less than 6 credits may be available only if fall/spring enrollment was less than full-time.
FL Bright Futures Academic 100% tuition Minimum 6 credits Merit Based Florida FINANCIAL AID APPLICATION First-time-in-college students must complete the Florida Financial Aid Application. Returning students do not have to reapply; however, must meet Bright Futures standards.
FL Bright Futures Medallion 75% tuition Minimum 6 credits Merit Based FLORIDA FINANCIAL AID APPLICATION First-time-in-college students must complete the Florida Financial Aid Application. Returning students do not have to reapply; however, must meet Bright Futures standards.
Federal Student Loans Varies Minimum 6 credits N/A 2019-2020 FAFSA Award amount based on remaining 2019-20 loan eligibility. If you wish to take out a summer loan, you may fill out a loan request form after you register for summer classes.

Attending Another Florida Institution for Summer?

Complete the Transient Application at FloridaShines

Questions?

If you have questions about summer aid eligibility, email us or come meet with our staff in person, Monday-Friday from 8am – 5pm.