- Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG)
A new federal program available to full-time students who are Federal Pell Grant recipients
and who graduated from high school in 2005 or later. Verification that the student
completed a rigorous program of study in high school will be required by the Financial
Grants are financial aid awards that do not usually have to be repaid. They are awarded
based on financial need. To apply for these programs, students must complete FAFSA On the Web.
Cal Grant B
A California state program which awards funds to students from disadvantaged and low-income
families. Early application deadlines apply for Cal Grants.
Cal Grant C
Awarded to vocational students attending LTCC to acquire marketable job skills. It
can assist students with fees and funds for training costs.
The California Chafee Grant Program awards funds to eligible current or former Foster
Youth. Eligible Chafee applicants are required to be, or to have been, in foster care
between their 16th and 18th birthdays, and must not have reached the age of 22 by
July 1st of the award year. Learn more >>
Direct Student Loans are borrowed money that must be paid back with interest. To request
a Direct Student Loan, you must submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid
(FAFSA) and then complete the Direct Loan Request Form.
Provide awards of up to $750 per school year. FSEOGs are awarded to students with
the greatest financial need/lowest EFC on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Federal Work-Study is a financial aid program that provides on-campus jobs to students
with financial need. Students must complete FAFSA On the Web as the first step to establish eligibility for the work-study program. Work-study
awards of up to $4,500 for the school year are made to LTCC students on a first-come,
- California College Promise Grant
California College Promise Grant (formerly known as the Board of Governors fee waiver)
is the enrollment fee waiver for California residents and AB540 eligible students.
In order to qualify you must meet residency and income requirements.
Parents of dependent students may borrow a Parent Plus Loan to help pay for the coast
of a student’s education. Parent Plus Loan applications are available upon request
from the Financial Aid Office.
Provide up to $5,815 for the school year. Grant amounts are dependent upon (1) the
student's financial need and Expected Family Contribution (EFC), calculated from their
FAFSA information; and (2) the student's enrollment status (i.e. full time or part
LTCC offers a number of scholarship opportunities each spring quarter. The criteria
and requirements are different for each, though most students will qualify for at
least one. Please check our Scholarship webpage or the Financial Aid page in Passport for details.