Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships

To obtain  GrantsScholarships, Childcare Assistance or Loans, complete the links below and refer to Financial Aid Process. All financial aid is subject to eligibility thru the Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy. Financial Aid funds are processed all year, however; our priority deadlines are as follows: (deadlines must be met to assure award before payment deadline) 

Fall-June 1
Spring-November 1
Summer-April 1

ATTN: The IRS Data Retrieval Tool is available for the 2018-2019 FAFSA application. Students who are unsuccessful with the tool will need to log on to www.irs.gov and request a copy of their 2016 TAX RETURN TRANSCRIPT. The IRS Data Retrieval Tool is no longer available with the 2017-2018 FAFSA application. ALL students are required to log on to www.irs.gov and request a copy of their 2015 TAX RETURN TRANSCRIPT.

GRANTS

Grants are aid funds that do not have to be paid back by students who qualify and complete their courses. Grants are based on information required and entered in the 'Free Application for Federal Student Aid' (FAFSA). Apply at the banner below:

 

 
SCHOLARSHIPS (Paper scholarship applications under the FORMS tab are for bookstore help ONLY)
 
Brazosport College offers a variety of scholarships to current and prospective students. Students must complete the FAFSA as part of the application process; however eligibility for the majority of scholarships is not determined by financial need. Click below to get started on your scholarship application today!
 
ADDITIONAL LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE:
For additional information please contact the donor
SCHOLARSHIP RESPONSE FORM
Please complete above form in order to submit a thank you acknowledgement to your donor.
 
BOOK SCHOLARSHIP
 
Book Scholarships are available for students needing funds to help purchase classroom books in the Brazosport College bookstore. Complete the form at the link and bring to our office during bookstore charging periods.
 
EXEMPTIONS
 
Information about Exemptions for the state of Texas are found under www.collegeforalltexans.com website. 
 
CHILDCARE ASSISTANCE 
 
Students demonstrating financial need after completing the FAFSA and are pursuing a certificate or degree at Brazosport College are eligib le to apply for assistance in paying for childcare while attending college classes. Childcare assistance funds are limited and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. There are two types of childcare applications available for pick up the first day of registration each semester. Stop by our office to discuss which form of childcare assistance best fits your situation.
 
LOANS
 
Students interested in applying for loans must come to the financial aid office to pick up a loan application and a copy of our  loan policy. Loan applications are given once our office has received your FAFSA report.
Entrance counseling is required at the beginning of each loan period. Exit counseling is required at the end of each loan period and when a student withdraws less than half-time (6 credit hours). View complete federal financial aid history. For more information on Federal Student Loans see TG Loan Corporation website.