Mar 26, · This program provides grants to states to fund local programs of adult education and literacy services, including workplace literacy services, family literacy services, and English literacy and civics education programs. Jan 04, · The U.S. federal government and schools need to review your FAFSA to give you access to federal grants, loans and work-study programs. There are no age restrictions on federal aid. An adult student completes the same FAFSA as a high school senior.
Mar 20, · Grants in Your Community Many community organizations offer grants and scholarships to adult students going back to college. The difference between a grant and a scholarship is that a grant is based on financial need and a scholarship is awarded based on judged criteria, though financial need may be one of the criteria/5(2).