CARES Act Student Grant

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act is a coronavirus relief package approved by Congress. A portion of the CARES Act is designated to assist college students that have incurred expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to COVID-19.

Community College of Philadelphia students who meet all eligibility requirements under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and have faced unexpected financial hardship or educational expenses directly related to the COVID-19 pandemic while a student at CCP during the Spring 2020 semester may be eligible to receive a $500 CARES Act grant.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact the Financial Aid Office.