Zell Miller Scholarship
ProgramComplete a home study program pursuant to
O.C.G.A. §20-2-690(c), et seq. and then complete 30 semester or 45
quarter hours of college degree-level credit.
For purposes of the Zell Miller Scholarship Program, a home study
program is an educational entity that is not a public or a private
school in Georgia and meets the requirements for home study
programs pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 20-2-690(c), et seq.
A student who completes a home study program may receive the
Zell Miller Scholarship retroactively for his or her freshman year
of college, if he or she earns a 3.30 cumulative grade point
average after attempting 30 semester or 45 quarter hours of college
degree-level credit. The student must have had a minimum combined
score of 1200 on the math and reading portions of the SAT, in a
single administration of the test or a minimum composite score of
26 on the ACT, in a single administration of the test, prior to
completion of the home study program.
- If you meet the criteria listed above, complete and submit the
HOPE and Zell Miller Scholarship Eligibility Evaluation Request
form and required documents as one package to the following
Georgia Student Finance Commission
2082 East Exchange Place
Tucker, Georgia 30084
- You must also submit an application for the Zell Miller
Scholarship by completing either the current year FAFSA or the Zell
Miller Scholarship application through GSFAPPS. The deadline to
apply for the Zell Miller Scholarship retroactive payment is the
last day of the semester or quarter immediately following the
semester or quarter in which you reached the 30 semester or 45
quarter attempted-hour point (excluding summer semester).