This application is closed as of 4/28/2022 until further notice.
We have a small amount of emergency aid funds to assists students in meeting financial
needs as a result of an unexpected event or emergency with the purpose of assisting
students in staying enrolled at Columbus State Community College and progressing toward
completion of their program of study (degree or certificate).
While funds are available, students may apply once per term. Awards may range from
$100 - $500.
The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) application is closed. We have
been able to provide HEERF (CARES) Grants since the beginning of the pandemic, but
we are getting close to the end of this pandemic relief program. The remaining funds
will be disbursed by prioritizing students who have the greatest need. Students do
not need to apply and will be notified that they are eligible to receive a grant starting