The Chafee Grant gives money to current or former foster youth to use for career and technical training or college courses. You don't have to pay this money back and you can use it for things like child care, transportation, rent, food, and other living expenses.
|Type and source||Need-based, provided by the State of California|
|Financial aid amount||$5,000 per year maximum|
|How to apply|
|Deadline for application||March 2 every year|
All financial aid students are required to check their DVC student email account through InSite on a regular basis in order to receive notifications, file status updates, announcements, and further instructions from the Financial Aid Office. Follow the link for instructions on how to check your financial aid status through InSite.