October 1 - March 10: File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for Indiana State grants. The FAFSA must be received by the processor no later than March 10.
March 10: Students filing after this date should apply for a Pell Grant by completing the FAFSA. Students filing after this date will only be considered for campus-based aid when and if possible.
April: Award notifications are normally sent to all new applicants whose files are complete. With FAFSA being available on October 1 now, Award notifications are likely to be mailed earlier if application is received earlier.
July: Final State Grant amounts are announced by the Indiana Commission of Higher Education.