MGCCC Summer CARES Grants

  • Grants will be awarded in June to students who meet eligibility criteria.
  • Students who are only enrolled in classes that begin in July will receive their grant after their class begins.
  • Priority will be given to students with exceptional need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Students who receive a grant will be notified via their MGCCC email.
  • Award amounts will be $100.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Must be enrolled in Summer 2022 credit courses at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.*
  2. Must have experienced a financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
* Students taking noncredit courses are not eligible.


The application period has closed.

Grant applications are available through Web Services under the Student tab from Friday, May 13th through Friday, July 15th, 2022.
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