Carl Perkins Grant

The Carl Perkins Grant helps pay for tuition, textbooks, and child care costs for students who have financial need and are in eligible occupational majors. Income guidelines may apply.

To qualify for a grant, you must fit into one of six categories:

  • Single parent (including single pregnant women)
  • Displaced homemaker
  • Male or female students who are enrolled in occupational programs that are considered non-traditional for their gender
  • Economically disadvantaged
  • Person with a disability
  • Person with limited English proficiency

For more information and to apply, you must schedule an appointment with WCC’s Student Resource Center. To make an appointment, call (734) 677-5105 or stop by the Counseling and Career Planning Center in Room 206 of the Student Center building.

Still looking for financial support? Be sure to review other sources of financial aid on the Get Money for College page.