Emergency Aid Application
The Shasta College Financial Aid Office will accept applications for emergency aid, funded by Federal COVID stimulus funds.
The eligibility criteria for these funds are that a student must be enrolled in at least 3 units. These grants appear on a student's 2022-23 Financial Aid award letter/My Awards as "COV2S". Students who were automatically awarded emergency aid funds for this semester are not eligible to apply at this time.
Applications will be reviewed weekly and students will receive confirmation of their application, and notification when their application has been reviewed.
- All emergency funding for the Summer 2022 semester has been exhausted.
- All emergency funding for the Fall 2022 semester has been exhausted.
Frequently Asked Questions
Students can log into MyShasta and look at “My Awards.” If you have an award coded as “COVID CRRSAA SAIHE Student Emergency Aid” & “Covid Supplemental Relief” for Fall 2022, then you have already been awarded a COVID stimulus-funded emergency student grant. Depending on available funds, you may not receive additional funds through the Emergency Aid Application Request process.
Students could apply for Shasta College Foundation Survive and Thrive funds, once that fund is replenished and the application reopens.
Students could have received up to approximately $700 during the Summer 2022 semester, and approximately $350 during Fall 2022.
The currently available emergency aid application will be for up to $300 depending on available funding.
Yes, these funds will be available for Spring 2023.
For questions, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (530) 242-7650.