Camden County College has funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act grant available to assist with your technology and school related expenses this semester.
CARES Act emergency grants are released directly to students for qualifying expenses such as computers, laptops, food, housing, childcare, medical needs and other expenses resulting from disruptions in your education related to COVID-19. This funding is not based on income and does not have to be paid back.
Camden County College has organized the information you need to know about the CARES Act on our website, including a list of frequently asked questions. Applying is quick and easy.
The page includes information on the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) and provides emergency funding to support students impacted by the campus disruption due to the coronavirus.
CARES Act Eligibility Criteria:
- Must be a matriculated degree-seeking student
- Must complete either the 2020-21 FAFSA Application
- US citizen or eligible noncitizen
- Male students must be registered with Selective Service
- Not be in default on a federal student loan
- Must be meeting satisfactory academic progress (SAP) guidelines
- Cannot be an International or an undocumented continuing education student
- Cannot be enrolled as a casual, general, guest or dual credit student
Steps for applying for CARES Act Grant: