Financial Aid Programs

Cal Grant

Who should apply?

  • Recent high school graduates

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA or California Dream Act Application
  • Grade Point Average (GPA)Verification

Annual Amount

  • $1,670 Cal Grant B
  • $547 Cal Grant C

CalWORKs

Who should apply?

  • Cash aid recipients

How do I apply?

  • Visit the CalWORKs department for more information

Annual Amount

  • Varies

Cooperative Agencies Resources forEducation(CARE)

Who should apply?

  • Single, head of household, CalWORKs/TANFrecipients

How do I apply?

  • Visit the CARE department formore information

Annual Amount

  • Varies

Chafee Grant

Who should apply?

  • Former foster youth

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA
  • Chafee Application

Annual Amount

  • Up to $5,000

Child Development Grant

Who should apply?

  • California residents
  • Enrolled in approved courses leading to a ChildDevelopment Permit

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA
  • Child Development GrantApplication

Annual Amount

  • Up to $1,000

Extended Opportunity Programs and Services(EOPS)

Who should apply?

  • California residents

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA

Annual Amount

  • Varies

Federal Supplemental Educational OpportunityGrant (FSEOG)

Who should apply?

  • Undergraduates

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA

Annual Amount

  • $400

Federal Work-Study (FWS)

Who should apply?

  • Undergraduates seeking employment

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA
  • Federal Work-StudyApplication

Annual Amount

  • Up to $5,000

Fee Waiver (Board of Governors Fee Waiver -BOGFW)

Who should apply?

  • All students

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA or Fee WaiverApplication

Annual Amount

  • Waives Enrollment Fee. Does not waive healthfees orlabfees.

Full-time Student Success Grant (FTSSG)

Who should apply?

  • No need to apply, will be awarded to Cal Grant B students who are paid for full-time enrollment (12 or more payable units)

Annual Amount

  • $600 ($300 for fall and $300 for spring)

Direct Stafford Loans

Who should apply?

  • Students interested in loans that must berepaid

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA
  • Online Entrance Counseling
  • Master Promissory Note(MPN)

Annual Amount

  • $3,500 - $10,500

Pell

Who should apply?

  • Undergraduates

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA

Annual Amount

  • $583 - $5,815 based on 2016-2017

Scholarships

Who should apply?

  • All students

How do I apply?

  • Scholarship Application

Annual Amount

  • Varies

Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students(SDS)

Who should apply?

  • Students enrolled in the nursing program

How do I apply?

  • FAFSA
  • SDS Application

Annual Amount

  • Varies