First step

Log in to The Promise Student Portal

Once you are logged in, you will:

  • Change your password
  • Update your contact information
  • Complete your release forms
  • Review your eligibility status
  • Add the schools you will, or have already, applied to
Second Step

Complete the FAFSA and PA State Grant Form (PHEAA) by May 1st


Important Things to Remember

  • Letters are sent to all high school seniors at the beginning of their senior year detailing The Promise application process and providing a Promise Student Portal User ID and log in instructions.
  • Logging in to the portal is how you apply for the scholarship and find out your eligibility status.
  • Student log-in IDs are available from your guidance counselor and The Pittsburgh Promise office-412.281.7605.
  • Need help with the Promise Student Portal? Check out these instructions.
  • Students must complete FAFSA (Free Applifcation for Federal Student Aid) each year while in post-secondary before Promise can be processed.

Need FAFSA or PA State Grant Form Help?

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