Grants

You are automatically considered for the following grant awards when your financial aid package is prepared by one of our counselors.

Note: You must submit the St. Kate’s Financial Aid Application and the FAFSA. For priority consideration, apply by April 15.

Name of Award

Amount

Eligibility Criteria

St. Catherine Grant Up to $15,000 per year Need as established on the FAFSA; academic performance; extracurricular activities.
Allis Foundation Grant Up to $2,000 per year Academic excellence; need as established on the FAFSA.
Endowed Scholarship Varies Guidelines set forth by the donor of the funds; need as established on the FAFSA.
Minnesota State Grant Up to $9,391 annually (2011-2012 funding) Minnesota residency; need as established on the FAFSA.
Federal Pell Grant $400-$5,550 per year Need as established on the FAFSA.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) Up to $2,000 per year Need as established on the FAFSA.
Federal TEACH Grant Up to $4,000 per year Must declare an education major, and work as a full-time teacher after graduation. See your counselor for additional details.
Parent Partnership Grant Varies; amount covers origination and default fees on amount of PLUS loan up to cost of attendance Available only to those utilizing the Federal Parent PLUS loan.

Employment Opportunities

Student employment/campus work study Up to $2,500 per year First year students participate in a job placement program by submitting their application to a student employment coordinator. Priority placement is given to those with federal or state work study.