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KHEAA-Administered Programs

College Access Program Grant

CAP Grants help Kentucky’s financially needy undergraduate students attend eligible public and private colleges and universities, proprietary schools, and technical colleges.

  • Student must:
    • Be a Kentucky resident.
    • Have financial need.
    • Attend an eligible college.
    • Have no past due financial obligations to KHEAA or to any Title IV program.
    • Be enrolled at least half-time in a program at least two years in length.
  • Award for 2022-2023 year:
    • Up to $2,500 at a two-year institution.
    • Up to $5,300 at a four-year institution.
  • Application:
    • FAFSA, which should be completed as soon as possible after October 1. Funds are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Eligibility Limit:
    • Equivalent of full-time enrollment for four academic terms when enrolled in a two-year program of study.
    • Equivalent of full-time enrollment for eight academic terms when enrolled in a four-year program of study.