DC Tuition Assistance Grant Program (DCTAG)

Sponsor: District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education

$2,500 - $10,000
award type
Jun 30th, 2019
application deadline
5,999 - 6,000
5,269 Awarded, 7,775 Applied
Prior Year

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Grant pays the difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition and fees at any public college or university in the United States, Guam, Puerto Rico or U.S. Virgin Islands, up to $10,000 per year. It also pays up to $2500 per year of tuition and fees at private colleges and universities in the Washington metropolitan area and at historically black colleges and universities throughout the United States. Students must be enrolled in a degree-granting program at an eligible institution, and be domiciled in the District of Columbia.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must not be older than 24
  • Restricted to residents of District of Columbia

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