Did you know college students or those about to enter college can obtain free grant money to help pay their tuition? Minority students in particular can receive government grants to help with educational expenses, which may include tuition, books, student housing, and other expenses that are traditionally incurred during while attending schools.These are not loans, which means a couple of important points for college students. For one, this is money that never has to be paid back. Unlike student loans, minority grants for college students don’t have to be paid back as long as the money is used for educational purposes. That also means, unlike loans, you do not need a co-signer, a credit history, or any kind of down payment. You simply request the money based upon your needs, and when approved you will receive your free grant check for school.There is billions of dollars in free grant money available for a variety of purposes, and education grants are just one of the many forms of grant money that American citizens can apply for and obtain. The eligibility requirements vary from grant to grant, but there are millions of Americans obtaining these funds. Minorities can also receive free grant money to start a business, pay off debt, do research.There are hundreds of grant programs, many of which you may qualify to receive. But you have to ask for the money. Once you search the grant database and submit your application, you’ll quickly find out if you were approved and for exactly how much. Best of all, once approved, many of these minority student grants can be obtained over and over again.