- Renewals, TSAA recipients who received an award in the prior year (2014-2015), will be given first priority if their applications are complete by March 1. Renewal students must continue to have an EFC of 2100 or less to receive the award.
- All other eligible applicants who have a completion date on or before March 1will be ranked based on their Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and completion date after the deadline.
o Applicants with a zero EFC will be given first priority.
o If funding remains after awarding zero EFC students then awards will be made to applicants with EFCs greater than zero.
Students should continue to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov as early as possible after January 1.