For Earn to Learn, along with our funders, a household must meet the income requirements when applying to the program. The term “household” is in accordance with the definition of household on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For dependent students, the definition can be found here. For independent students, the definition is here. Dependency status can be determined by following this link. If, according to the FAFSA, you are a dependent household, then your parents will need to provide information on the FAFSA and to Earn to Learn.