Frequently Asked Questions
Applying to Thrive | Georgia
Available scholarships are need-based (based on FAFSA data) with priority consideration for Pell-eligible scholars. You must complete both the 2022-23 and 2023-24 FAFSAs by March 21, 2023 for priority screening for Thrive scholarships.
If you are a Pell eligible, first-generation college student and/or TRiO Upward Bound or Educational Talent Search alumni, please read more about our Early Start | Early Success Program.
To apply for federal financial aid for Thrive, you must complete the 2022-23 FAFSA in addition to the 2023-24 FAFSA, which you may already have completed for Fall 2023.
Thrive takes place in the summer term which is considered part of the 2022-23 Academic Year. The 2023-24 Academic Year, for which the 2023-24 FAFSA applies, begins in Fall 2023.
Please note that the last day to submit a 2022-23 FAFSA is June 30, 2023. The U.S. Department of Education will not process any 2022-23 FAFSAs submitted after this date.
Beyond Class Requirements