The Georgia Student Finance Commission maintains GAcollege411, promotes financial literacy and administers most state scholarships, grants and loans, including the nationally-acclaimed HOPE Scholarship.
How do I qualify for the HOPE or Zell Miller scholarships?
To qualify for the HOPE Scholarship, you must be a Georgia resident who enrolls in a public or private university in the state and maintains a 3.0 GPA in either high school or college. To qualify for the Zell Miller Scholarship, you must be a Georgia resident who enrolls in a public or private university in the state and earns a 3.7 GPA in high school and a combined SAT score of 1200 for math and reading or a composite score of 26 on the ACT. Zell Miller Scholarship recipients must also maintain a 3.3 GPA in college.
How do I find out the status of my HOPE Scholarship or Zell Miller Scholarship application?
The office of financial aid at your college or university will review your application to determine if you meet all the qualifications for the HOPE or Zell Miller Scholarships and provide you with a status of your application.