District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education/DC Tuition Assistance Grant Program (DCTAG)

Grant pays the difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition and fees at any public college or university in the United States, Guam, Puerto Rico or U.S. Virgin Islands, up to $10,000 per year. It also pays up to $2500 per year of tuition and fees at private colleges and universities in the Washington metropolitan area and at historically black colleges and universities throughout the United States. Students must be enrolled in a degree-granting program at an eligible institution, and be domiciled in the District of Columbia.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,500 - $10,000
Number of Awards
5,999 - 6,000
Application Deadline
June 30
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
District of Columbia
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Assistant Superintendent, Postsecondary and Career Education
District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education
Address
810 First Street, NE, 3rd Floor
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20002
Telephone
(202) 727-2824
E-mail
antoinette.mitchell@dc.gov
Website
Website

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