Program Information

NOTE:  Maximum award is $500. Applications will only be processed when college is in session.

Dreamkeepers provides assistance to students at risk of dropping out of college due to unexpected financial emergencies. Dreamkeepers assistance was created to help students stay in college and meet their educational goals, ultimately, securing a better financial future.

Note: If you do not meet one or more of the eligibility requirements below, please contact the Dreamkeepers College Administrator via the contact information at the bottom of this page to discuss your situation.

ELIGIBILITY
To be eligible to apply, students must:

  • Be a currently matriculated student at Monroe Community College
  • Have earned at least a 2.00 GPA at MCC
  • Be initially registered for at least 12 credit hours in the current semester when applying
  • Must have explored and exhausted all other financial possibilities

ELIGIBLE EXPENSES INCLUDE:  INELIGIBLE EXPENSES INCLUDE:
Books**
Child care (approved provider)**
Food/Meals
Gas
Housing/Rent**
Medical/Dental expenses**
Personal automobile expenses**
Public transportation/bus pass
Program Supplies**
Utilities**
Alcohol
Entertainment expenses
Fees
Legal fees
Tobacco
Tuition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested students must create an account and submit an application. 

** Documentation of your request for assistance, including copies of bills or estimates, is required.

ASSISTANCE PAYMENTS

If approved for funding, in most cases payment will be made payable to a third party. Payment type will be determined by the college on a case-by-case basis. 

Assistance is granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.