Basic Needs Emergency Grant

Have you had an unexpected expense or major life event causing you to think about dropping or reducing units?

The Basic Needs Committee has Emergency Grant funding available to help you stay enrolled! The goal is to provide immediate, short-term assistance to help students stabilize their situation or recover from the emergency, and continue on their journey of educational success.

Requirements to Qualify

  • Must demonstrate exceptional need resulting from a sudden, unexpected emergency, that will interfere with your courses during Fall 2022.
  • Have an active preference chosen through the BankMobile system.
  • If applicable, provide documentation for financial emergency (ex. copy of overdue bill, medical bills, etc)
  • Must be actively enrolled in Fall 2022 course/s, meaning your Fall course must have already started. Funds will not be disbursed until your course begins.

Emergency Grant Guidelines

  • Grant awards will range between $250 to $1,000
  • Award amounts will be decided based on financial need, statement, documentation provided, and funding availability.
  • Processing time is approximately 2-3 weeks and may be delayed if sufficient documentation is not provided.
  • Funding is limited and will be awarded on a first come, first served basis.
  • Student may only receive the Emergency Grant once a semester.

Application

To complete the application, log in using your student assigned email. Answer ALL questions, type your detailed statements and attach any necessary documentation. This application will CLOSE on 12/09/2022 for the Fall 2022 semester.

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