Grant Information

FCTC’s Financial Aid Office provides guidance to help you find ways to pay for school.

Various grants may be available, based on your financial need. The main types of tuition assistance administered by the Financial Aid Office are:

  • Federal Pell Grant (Pell)
  • Florida Bright Futures Scholarship (BF)
  • Florida Financial Aid Fee Assessment (FFAFA)
  • Florida Scholarship for Children and Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Veterans
  • Florida Student Assistance Grant for Career Education (FSAG-CE)
  • Florida Work Experience Program (FWEP)
  • Montgomery GI Bill
  • Veteran’s Assistance (VA)

Additional types of aid offered at FCTC:

  • Career Navigators Program
  • First Coast Technical College Scholarships, offered to graduating high school seniors.

FCTC also coordinates with Vocational Rehabilitation, WorkSource, and other various third party billing sources.

Federal Pell Grant (Pell)

USDOE website: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/index.htm

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship

OSFA fact sheet: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/factsheets/BF.htm

Florida Financial Aid Fee Assessment (FFAFA)

Florida Administrative Register and Code: https://www.flrules.org/gateway/ruleno.asp?id=6A-20.036

Florida Scholarship for Children and Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Veteran

OSFA fact sheet: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/factsheets/CDDV.htm

Florida Student Assistance Grant for Career Education (FSAG-CE)

OSFA fact sheet: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/factsheets/FSAG-CE.htm

Florida Work Experience Program

OSFA fact sheet: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/factsheets/FWEP.htm

Montgomery GI Bill & Veteran’s Assistance

VA website: http://www.gibill.va.gov/