Program Information

NOTE:  Applications will only be processed when college is in session.

Dreamkeepers provides assistance to students at risk of dropping out of college due to unexpected financial emergencies. Dreamkeepers assistance was created to help students stay in college and meet their educational goals, ultimately, securing a better financial future.

ELIGIBLE EXPENSES INCLUDE:  INELIGIBLE EXPENSES INCLUDE:
Utilities
Housing/Rent
Food/Meals
Medical/Dental expenses
Personal automobile expenses
Public transportation/bus pass
Child care
Gas
Tuition
Fees
Books
Legal fees
Tobacco
Alcohol
Entertainment expenses

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 
Note: If you do not meet one or more of the eligibility requirements below, please see a Counselor on any campus for assistance regarding other options that may be available to you.

ELIGIBILITY
To be eligible to apply, students:

• Must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
• Must be taking classes for credit
• Must be enrolled at least half time as defined by the college
• Must meet with Student Services Counselor before submitting application
• Must complete the Academic/Financial verification form
 

Assistance is granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.

 
APPLICATION PROCESS
Interested students must create an account and submit an application. Documentation of your request for assistance, including copies of bills or estimates, is required. Applications without appropriate documentation will not be considered.
 
ASSISTANCE PAYMENTS
If approved for funding, in most cases payment will be made payable to a third party. Payment type will be determined by the college on a case-by-case basis. In most cases, award payments will be available within 48 hours. Students are eligible for a maximum of $500 per term with a $1,500 lifetime maximum. 

 

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