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Other Financial Aid Programs

NC Community Colleges Child Care Grant Program

The NC Community Child Care Grant program is available to eligible students with children ages birth to Pre-K.  Priority is given to single parents. Applicants must be enrolled at least half-time (6 or more credit hours) in an eligible program of study and must complete the FAFSA.  Child Care Grant Applications are located on the Stanly website ( under Financial Aid – Childcare Program or available in the SCC Financial Aid Office.

Targeted Assistance Program

The Targeted Assistance Program provides financial assistance for students enrolled in low enrollment/high demand programs. Preference will be given to students in those programs whose EFC exceeds PELL Grant eligibility and still have financial need. Students must complete the FAFSA and meet PELL eligibility requirements.

Less Than One-Half Time Enrolled Program

The Less Than One-Half Time Enrolled program is designed to assist curriculum students who are PELL eligible and who are enrolled less than six credit hours in a semester. Recipients will have EFC’s ranging between 801 and 4000.

Book Assistance Payment Plan

The Book Assistance Payment plan is available to current students who may need assistance in purchasing required books.  The payment plan is interest free and must be repaid within 60 days from the date of origination.  Contact the SCC Financial Aid office for Book Assistance Payment plan requests.