North Carolina Community College Grant


North Carolina Community College Grant
Facts: Requirements:
  • Gift Aid (does not have to be repaid)
  • Funded by the State of North Carolina
  • Awards determined by the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority, through College Foundation, Inc.
  • Eligible students are allowed to receive for eight semesters or equivalent.
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Be a North Carolina resident
  • Enroll at least half-time (six credit hours)
  • Enroll in an eligible program.
  • Hold a High School Diploma or GED Certificate
  • Meet the Satisfactory Academic Progress requirements and the Federal Pell eligibility requirements except for the EFC requirement established by the federal government.
How to Apply:
  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • List a North Carolina Community College as one of the top three choices of institutions.
  • If you are applying for Fall 2016 of Spring 2017, complete the 2016-2017 FAFSA form. The North Carolina Community College Grant is not awarded for Summer terms; only Fall and Spring if eligible.