​Grant aid that is offered is automatically accepted for you. Each grant may have differing eligibility requirements.

Eligibility requirements:

As a grant recipient, it is your responsibility to know and understand ongoing eligibility requirements:

President's Affordability Grant

University-funded grant offered to undergraduate students who demonstrate financial need and are in good academic standing.  To be considered for a President's Affordability Grant, students are encouraged to file a FAFSA by the priority date each year.

Scarlet and Gray Grant

University-funded grant offered to Columbus campus undergraduate students who demonstrate financial need and are in good academic standing. To be considered for a Scarlet and Gray Grant, students must file a FAFSA by the priority date each year.

Freshman Foundation Program (FFP)

A renewable university funded grant offered to undergraduate students attending the Columbus campus. Eligibility is determined by demonstrated financial need, diversity, academics and Ohio county of residence. Financial need is determined by filing the FAFSA by the priority date each year.

Buckeye Affordability Grant

University-funded grant offered to Columbus campus undergraduate students who demonstrate financial need, are in good academic standing, and have a remaining tuition balance after all other eligible aid is applied. To be considered for a Buckeye Affordability Grant, students must file a FAFSA by the priority date each year.