2013-14 FAFSA completion deadline is March 15, 2013. The sooner you apply, the sooner you know your award amount.
Grants & Scholarships
Landmark’s financial aid packages typically consist of a mix of state and federal grants and loans, as well as college scholarship support of up to $42,000.
Landmark College Scholarships
Landmark College Scholarship
Scholarship awards range from $5,000 to $32,000 and are based on financial need. These awards are limited and students are encouraged to apply early.
Landmark College Recognition Scholarship
Students are recognized for their individual and distinct talents. This merit-based scholarship requires the student to demonstrate their uniqueness as a person. The first round of consideration for this scholarship is April 15.
Awards can range from $5,000 to $10,000 for the year. To be considered for a Recognition Scholarship, complete the Recognition Scholarship Application [PDF] and submit to the financial aid office. ***We are no longer accepting Scholarship applications for Fall 2013***
Over 10 scholarships are awarded to students who have proven financial need, and other specific requirements. Awards can range from $500 to $8,000.
Federal Pell Grant
This grant is based on your family's income and assets. Annual awards range from $1,176 to $5,550. The student must meet all eligibility requirements. The amount of the grant is divided equally among the semesters attended. To apply, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant
This grant is awarded to students entering in the fall, with exceptional financial need. The annual award is $2,000. The student must meet all eligibility requirements. To apply, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov
Vocational Rehabilitation Grants
State governments provide funds through vocational rehabilitation grants for people with disabilities pursuing postsecondary education. The amount of the grant varies by state, and can be received for any semester. Further information can be found by reviewing the publication, entitled Vocational Rehabilitation Services: Consumer Guide for Postsecondary Students [PDF] (Heath Resources, 1996). Please contact your state's Vocational Rehabilitation Center for additional information and to apply.
Some of our students are able to supplement their income and reduce costs by finding employment during their enrollment.
Federal Work Study Program
This grant provides part-time employment opportunities for students with financial need. The average award is $1,000 for the academic year. Typical jobs include office assistant, bookstore cashier, library assistant, peer tutor, gym manager and building manager. More information on this program is available at work study and student jobs page. To be eligible for this program you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov
College Work Program
Limited on-campus employment opportunities are available for students without demonstrated financial need. Many of these positions are through Residential Life.