Description: This provides up to $10,000 toward the difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition at public colleges and universities throughout the US, Guam and Puerto Rico. DCTAG also provides up to $2,500 per academic year toward tuition at private colleges in the Washington, DC area and private Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) nationwide.
How to Apply: DCTAG must be applied for yearly. DCTAG is open from Feb 1 – June 30 each year.
Description: This provides need-based funding for eligible DC residents up to $4,000 per academic year, for up to four years for an associate’s degree, and up to six years for a bachelor’s degree. The program is a last-dollar award designed to fill the gap between a student’s financial aid package and the cost of attendance. The funds are available first-come, first-serve, and applicants must re-apply each year. There are no guarantee applicants will receive funding, as funds are only available until they run out.
How to Apply: Apply during the spring each year.