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financial aid office massbay

 Welcome to MassBay Community College.

Sources of Financial Aid

MassBay has a variety of sources to offer you and a wide range of financial aid options. Among them are grants, scholarships, work-study programs, and student loans. By completing a FAFSA you have already applied for all these funds. Depending on your financial need (determined by the Federal Government), you may qualify for financial assistance through any or all of these programs. Since MassBay’s financial aid resources are obtained from federal, state, local, or private funds eligibility and program guidelines are defined by theses funding sources. The MassBay Financial Aid Office can help you determine which sources best meet your needs and assist you with application procedures.   

 

 

Name  

Need Based  

Type  

Federal Pell Grant  

Yes  

Federal  

Federal Supplemental Educational Grant (FSEOG)  

Yes  

Federal  

Federal Work-Study– See page 7, Financial Aid Handbook  

Yes  

Federal  

Federal Subsidized Stafford Loan  

Yes  

Federal  

Federal Unsubsidized Stafford Loan  

No  

Federal  

Federal PLUS Loan  

No  

Federal  

Massachusetts State Grant  

Yes  

State  

Massachusetts Cash Grant (ACCESS Grant)  

Yes  

State  

Massachusetts No Interest Loan  

Yes  

State  

Massachusetts Tuition Waiver (ACCESS Grant)  

Yes  

State  

Massachusetts Part-Time Grant  

Yes  

State  

Massachusetts Gear Up Grant  

Yes  

State  

John and Abigail Adams Scholarship  

No  

State  

Early Childhood Educators Scholarship  

No  

State  

 


 

The MassBay Financial Aid Office can provide you with more detailed information about the above programs and provide you with information about private scholarships and alternative loans.