The U.S Department of Education publishes a chart with information on Pell Grant eligibility through its Information for Financial Aid Professionals website. This chart displays the estimated grant amounts that students ... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

The federal Pell Grant eligibility chart simply refers to the list of requirements necessary of an applicant to be eligible to receive federal grant money. The federal Pell Grant program is a need-based grant designed to... More » Government & Politics Social Services

The FAFSA income eligibility chart published in Forbes correlates income thresholds with the expected family contribution and also predicts whether or not a college might award federal student aid depending on the type o... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

As of 2015, the U.S. Congress mandates a standard formula that determines an individual's financial need for receiving a Federal Pell Grant based on criteria such as the student's and parents' income and assets, the stat... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

In order to apply for a Pell Grant online, you must fill out a FAFSA with all the necessary tax information for yourself, your parents, and/or any guardians. You should have all your tax and personal identification infor... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

A convicted felon who is currently serving prison time in a federal or state facility is not eligible for a Pell Grant, according to the U.S. government's federal aid website. Once time has been served, most restrictions... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

Students can use the financial aid calculator at the Federal Student Aid website to calculate an estimate of federal aid, including an estimate for a Pell Grant, the Department of Education advises. The calculator, or FA... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending