HEERF (Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds) Student Emergency Fund

Through the American Rescue Plan ActApollo Career Center has been awarded additional funds by the U.S. Department of Education to make emergency financial aid awards to assist students impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic to continue their education.  

Apollo Career Center Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) student emergency financial aid awards are prioritized for Apollo Career Center students with exceptional financial need to cover costs, such as tuition and fees, food assistance, housing assistance, health care (including mental health care) emergencies, childcare, and other educational-related expenses as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. As funds remain available, eligible students may be awarded through May 2022.

Eligible students must:

Examples of emergency financial need or emergency expenses due to the COVID-19 pandemic include, but are not limited to:

If your financial situation has changed due to a change of income or loss of employment during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Financial Aid office requests that you complete your 2021-2022 FAFSA, and then file a Special Circumstance Form for possible adjustments to your FAFSA information.

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