Emergency Funds


Emergency Funds

Summary

Overview of emergency grants and loans, criteria for application, and what the funds will cover

Who Is Eligible to Apply?

Only curriculum students who are currently taking curriculum classes are eligible to apply for emergency funds, since these funds are primarily intended to help students stay in school. Students who are not currently taking classes or who have minimester classes that haven't started yet are not currently eligible to apply for emergency funds.

Emergency Grant Overview and Criteria 

This program is funded by the A-B Tech Foundation through contributions made by community leaders, faculty, and staff who have designated their gifts to be used for student support. The emergency grant is for sudden and unforeseen circumstances that create a barrier to staying in college. The payment restriction of the grant is normally $200. Payment will be made directly to the vendor.  

An Emergency Grant Application form must be completed by an advisor or another Student Services staff member in the Bailey building, who must certify that all the following criteria have been met.

Emergency Loan Overview and Criteria 

This program is funded by the A-B Tech Foundation through contributions made by community leaders, faculty, and staff who have designated their gift to be used for student support.  The emergency loan is for sudden and unforeseen circumstances that create a barrier to staying in college.  The payment restriction of a loan is normally $200. Payment will be made directly to the vendor.  This loan, if granted, will be paid back from your financial aid refund. 

An Emergency Loan Application form must be completed by an advisor or another Student Services staff member in the Bailey building, who must certify that all the following criteria have been met.

What Emergency Funds Cover

 Emergency funds will NOT pay for:

Emergency funds may be approved for:

Finish Line Grant

For information about the Finish Line Grant, please see the link below.

Finish Line Grant

Forms and How to Apply

The Emergency Fund Application and Emergency Loan Permission Form are posted online or they can be picked up in person at the Bailey Student Services Building (#5 on our campus map). You can submit these documents to Kim England in the Bailey Student Services Building. Sign in at the "First Stop" station in the lobby. She can also be reached at kimberlyhengland@abtech.edu.

 

Key Words: emergency, emergency grant, funds, fund, emergency loan, A-B Tech Foundation



Article ID: 282
Created On: Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 2:28 PM
Last Updated On: Wed, Sep 23, 2020 at 11:52 AM

Online URL: https://info.abtech.edu/article.php?id=282