You can request for any amount between $100-$5000. The amount you receive is although dependant on a number of factors including age, credit history, your lender, state, job, income, and few other factors. Everyone is not eligible for $5000, but with appropriate factors, $5000 is also possible easily. In case you do not qualify for your accepted loan amount, you might be eligible for a shorter loan amount. In such a case, you just have to follow the instructions on the screen and apply for the smaller amount.