Financial Aid Grants

Grants are need-based financial aid that does not have to be repaid. You apply for all grants when you complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). A student's aid package includes federal and/or state grant funds whenever guidelines and funding levels permit.

Here’s where you can find out about the most common grant program, the federal Pell Grant, as well as other federal and state grant programs that might help you pay for your attendance at UNC.