Every dollar from the programs we administer goes directly to students.
If you're an eligible Pennsylvania resident, apply for a Pennsylvania State Grant to get help with the cost of higher education.
PHEAA created the PA Forward Student Loan Program to assist Pennsylvania students, families, and schools with higher education tuition costs not covered by grants, scholarships, federal student loans, or other aid.
Explore the other aid programs available that provide funding for higher education.
Gain career-related, on-the-job work experience while earning money to help pay for your higher education.
Explore aid that helps strengthen the state's workforce and makes higher education more affordable with the Pennsylvania Targeted Industry Program (PA-TIP).
Service to our country may qualify you or your dependents for financial aid when you pursue higher education.
Find out if you are eligible for loan forgiveness, which repays part or all of your educational loan debt if you fulfill certain work-related requirements in specific fields.
Looking for Loans?
The U.S. Department of Education is now the sole source of all federal loans for students and parents.
Postsecondary Educational Gratuity Program
The children of those who lost their lives protecting the citizens of Pennsylvania may be eligible for additional aid.
The Pennsylvania 529 College Savings Program
With this program, Pennsylvania families can plan for and afford the future costs of education.