GEER Grant

GEER Grant

Lane Community College is dedicated to supporting students acutely affected by the pandemic, including those who have not previously been eligible for CARES relief. We have a remaining balance from the Governor's Emergency Education Relief Fund (GEER) that enables us to provide additional assistance this term.

Who is it for:

You should apply for the GEER fund if you meet the following:

  • You are currently enrolled at Lane Community College in Spring term 2021
  • You have been negatively impacted by the pandemic
  • You did not submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) because
  • You are a GED/ABSE student
  • You are an ESL student
  • You are an International student
  • You are a DACA student
  • You do not have a social security number
  • You are taking fewer than six (6) credits.

This fund is open to all of the above student categories

What is it for:

The GEER fund can be used to pay for any immediate expenses that will allow you to stay enrolled in college, such as:

  • Housing, Electricity or Water Bills
  • Food
  • Child Care
  • Internet and Technology needs
  • Etc.

How to apply:

Please complete this application form by Wednesday, May 5, 2021 (11:59 pm)

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