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IUPUI Pell Pledge Grant
To be eligible, the student must:
» Be a resident of the state of Indiana
» Have received the award in a prior aid year or be a first time college student.
» Apply by submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the priority deadline
of March 10 for the appropriate aid year and meet federal student aid programs requirements
(e.g. U.S. Citizen or eligible noncitizen)
» Have a minimum SAT score of 1000 (Math and Critical Reading sections only) or ACT score of 21
» Be enrolled full-time (12 semester credit hours or more) at the end of the 100% refund period for
the semester it is awarded.
» Be eligible to receive Federal Pell grant, this excludes students with a prior baccalaureate or first
professional degree and students incarcerated in a federal or state penal institution.
» Recipients must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA.
Note: Transfer students are not eligible for Pell Pledge Grant.