Federal and State Financial Aid Programs

Clark College students who meet eligibility requirements and complete the Financial Aid Application process may receive need and/or merit-based funds from federal and state sources. An award may consist of one or more of the programs listed below.

Grants Need-based funds that do not need to be repaid.

Need and merit-based funds that do not need to be repaid.


Funds that may be need or non-need based and must be repaid with interest and require a loan application.

Work Study
Funds that are earned from part-time work, on- or off-campus.