Financial Aid Programs


Cal Grant

Providing aid to California undergraduates, vocational training students, and those in teacher certification programs.


Middle Class Scholarship

Provides undergraduate students, including students pursuing a teaching credential, with family incomes and assets up to $171,000.


Chafee Grant Program

If you are or were in foster care and have financial need, you may qualify for up to $5,000 a year in job training or college.


California National Guard

If you are an active member in the California National Guard, the State Military Reserve, or the Naval Militia you may be eligible for a state-funded program.


John R. Justice

The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) is currently not accepting any new applications for this program…


Success Story
Did receiving a cal grant help your dreams come true? Submit your story for a chance to be featured!

Student Sertan Usanmaz

“My brothers and I are quadruplets and we come from a low-income immigrant family background. We migrated over to the State of California with our parents in search of a better life and a western education. We are first generation college graduates and our education would not have been in any way possible if it hadn’t been for the Cal Grant A, B and C awards! “

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