Important Information about Pennsylvania Summer State Grants

If you intend to apply for a Pennsylvania State Grant for the summer you must complete the online "Pennsylvania Summer State Grant Application" at To do so, you must sign into Account Access (see upper left corner of the web page). For help with the summer state grant application process, please contact AES/PHEAA at 1-800-692-7392. It is important to note that the student must be enrolled during the summer for a period of at least eight weeks of instruction, and no less than six semester credits, to be eligible. Students enrolled in one summer session are not eligible for the grant over the summer.

Please note: Students working on a bachelor's degree are eligible for 8 semesters of full-time grants. Summer grants are calculated in this amount and could result in the student's ineligibility for a grant in a future semester.