NC Community College Grant & Loan Program

Scholarship Description

Grants are available to North Carolina residents who demonstrate financial need and are enrolled at North Carolina community colleges.EligibilityApplicant must meet the following eligibility requirements   * Be a North Carolina resident for tuition purposes   * Enroll for at least six credit hours per semester in a curriculum program   * Meet the Satisfactory Academic Progress requirements of the institutionEligibility is determined based on the same criteria as the Federal Pell Grant; students not eligible for the Federal Pell Grant may be considered for this grant based on their estimated family contribution as determined on the Student Aid Report (SAR). Students who have earned baccalaureate (four year) college degrees are ineligible.ValueThe value per grant will vary according to information that is generated from the Pell Grant application.Application ProcedureApplicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) which is also used to qualify for Federal Pell Grants. This form can be completed at Consideration for funding is automatic once the FAFSA is filed. Please contact the financial aid officers at the local community colleges for more specific information regarding procedures, etc.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization College Foundation of North Carolina
2917 Highwoods Blvd. P.O. Box 41966
Raleigh, NC 27604

Contact Person:

Phone: 888-234-6400 (toll free)

Fax: 919-821-3139