Dreamkeepers Emergency Financial Assistance

  •  The Dreamkeepers Emergency Financial Assistance program at Prince George’s Community College is designed to help students avoid dropping out when faced with unforeseen financial difficulties. Sudden emergencies include gas, food, clothing, utility bill, childcare, healthcare, bus/metro pass and minor car repairs. Tuition and books are not included.

    Qualifications

    • Earned at least 15 credits at Prince George’s Community College and be in good academic standing. Transcripts must demonstrate progress towards completing a degree or certificate program.
    • Currently enrolled in at least 6 credits at Prince George’s Community College upon receipt of application with intent to complete course work.
    • Provide a copy of the outstanding bill or a statement of need. This statement must be notarized or on agency letterhead.
    • Complete a student interview.
    • Complete an application including a personal statement explaining why you need assistance. 

     

    Students can

    • Apply 2 times per year
    • $500 maximum award amount
    • $1,000 maximum award for one year
    • After application is complete student will receive status notification within 1-2 weeks

    Apply here https://pgcc.dreamkeepers.org/ 

  • Contact Information

    Dreamkeepers Emergency Financial Assistance program

    Office Hours:

    Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Evening hours by Appointment

    Address

    Marlboro Hall 2102

    Phone:

    301-322-0840

    Email us:

    keepthedream@pgcc.edu