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NATIONAL GUARD FREE TUITION PROGRAM

New applicants for the National Guard Free Tuition Program should complete their paperwork (the FAFSA) 5-7 weeks prior to actual registration. All National Guard students, must submit an original Commander's letter of Certification (NJDMAVA form 621-2-15Nov00) each time they register for classes. This letter must be dated no more than 60 days prior to the date of registration for courses. In addition, National Guard students must declare a major of study (undecided is not acceptable) and must maintain a 2.00 Grade Point Average. National Guard students may submit appropriate documents for evaluation for the possible awarding of credits for military training.  Please contact the financial aid office for more information or e-mail mchando@gccnj.edu

VETERANS BENEFITS

Veterans who need information regarding their Montgomery GI Bill Benefits need to log on to the VA website and follow the prompts to Education Benefits. This website will provide Chapters 30, 33, 35, 1606 and 1607 eligibility requirements.

For additional information click HERE, call 856-464-5229, or email kleader@gccnj.edu.

GRADUATION POSITIONING STRATEGY (GPS)

Graduation Positioning Strategy (GPS) is an exciting new program at Gloucester County College. GPS combines financial incentives with support services to encourage and assist GPS Scholars on the path to completing their Associate's degree. Returning to college can be challenging and this program is designed to support returning students as they navigate a path to graduation! Click HERE for more information on GPS

CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

Some civic organizations offer scholarships to its members or its member's dependents. Check with local organizations in your community about such aid. These organizations might include the Lion's Club, Boy Scouts, local churches, etc.

EMPLOYERS

Some employers participate in a "tuition-reimbursement program". Check with your employer about this option. For all of these sources: ask, apply, and follow-up.

VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER / RESCUE WORKER TUITION DISCOUNT PROGRAM

Volunteer firefighters and rescue workers may be eligible for $300.00 tuition credit per semester (up to 2,400.00). The tuition credit is capped at $600.00 per academic year. Financial Aid will need a letter from your fire company or municipality stating you are in good standing. This credit is for the volunteer or his/her dependents. Recipients of this credit must register for classes during Late Registration.  If you have any questions, please email businessoffice@gccnj.edu

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