Oregon Opportunity Grant (OOG)
This program is administered by the Oregon Student Access Commission (OSAC). It is a need-based program and is available to eligible Oregon residents (a resident of the state of Oregon at least one year prior to the beginning of the academic year) who are enrolled at least half time during fall, winter, and spring terms.
OSAC determines students’ eligibility for this grant based on the student’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) information. The award per term varies and students should apply early for consideration of this grant. Check the Oregon Opportunity Grant Estimator for an estimate of your OOG award amount.
This is a need-based program as determined by the student's Expected Family Contribution (EFC) resulting from the FAFSA filing and is prorated for three-quarter time, half time, and less than half time enrollment levels and ranges from $198 - $1,910 per term for the 2014 - 15 award year. Annual awards are disbursed over the equivalent of three, full-time terms.
This is a need-based program available fall, winter, and spring terms. Priority is given to students enrolled at least half time and Pell eligible. Students must demonstrate exceptional financial need to be considered for the FSEOG. The 2014 - 15 award per year ranges from $300 - $900, if eligible.