| A high school student who is seeking a diploma or certificate, and who meets all
eligibility requirements permitting enrollment in an eligible public postsecondary
educational institution on a joint enrollment basis is eligible to receive
HOPE Grant if he or she meets all other HOPE Grant eligibility requirements. The
credit hours for which a student receives HOPE Grant funds for Joint Enrollment
coursework must count toward the Paid-Hours limit and the Combined Paid-Hours limit.