Apply for a Cal Grant
Apply for a Cal Grant, a financial aid program administrated by the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) providing aid to California undergraduates, vocational training students, and those in teacher certification programs.
General Information: 888-294-0148
Frequently Asked Questions
Use these checklists to help you plan and pay for college.
In most cases, Cal Grants are only for California residents —those who are or will be a California resident for at least one year by the application deadline. If you’re under 18 years of age, your residency is determined by your parent's state of legal residence. However, if your college or university determines you are AB 540-eligible, then you may be eligible for Cal Grants, institutional grants, or BOG fee waivers.
As of September 2014, total outstanding balance for student loans was at a record high ... Keep up-to-date on the California Student Aid Commission news feed. http://www.csac.ca.gov/
The following is a list of programs administered by the California Student Aid Commission. Cal Grant Programs -; California Chafee Grant Program - For Eligible ... http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?id=33
California Student Aid Commission Home Page. ... If you are a student or parent of a student searching for resources and assistance in obtaining a higher ... http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?id=19
Be a California Resident or AB 540 eligible; Be a U.S. Citizen or eligible non- citizen or AB 540 eligible; Males must meet Selective Service requirements; Attend ... http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?id=105
Students and Parents Questions about Cal Grants or how to apply? Visit www. calgrants.org or e-mail Customer Relations. Questions about the CAlifornia Dream ... http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?Id=543
If your high school or college won't be automatically submitting your Cal Grant GPA to the California Student Aid Commission, obtain a Cal Grant GPA ... http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?id=48
This is where you will find history about the California Student Aid Commission and important information about our advisory committees, meeting dates, ... http://www.csac.ca.gov/doc.asp?ID=24
Students must meet the following requirements: be a California resident attending a UC or CSU; be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or have AB 540* student ... http://www.csac.ca.gov/mcs.asp