In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government has introduced a new law, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), which provides some relief to student borrowers. Please review the documents below for detailed information on the CARES Act and your eligibility.
CARES Act Documents - Round 1
Applications must be returned to the Financial Aid office by May 20, 2020, in order to be considered for emergency grant assistance.
CARES Act Documents - Round 2
Students who did not apply for funding during the first round of disbursements but have experienced subsequent hardship after the original deadline are encouraged to apply during this second application period. Prior applicants DO NOT need to reapply for the second disbursement.
Applications must be returned to the Financial Aid office by July 1, 2020, in order to be considered for the second round of emergency grant assistance. SCTC reserves the right to use professional discretion to award these funds, and all decisions made by the selection team are final.