Grants Available to Students

2014/2015 Child Development Grant Application Available!

The "Child Development Grant" is designed for students who are attending a California Community College or a four-year institution and pursuing a Child Development Permit to teach or supervise in licensed children's centers. Award amounts range from $1000.00 at the community college level to $2000.00 at the four-year university level per academic year (2 yr max).

Applications available online (see next section), in the Student Financial Services (SFS) office, or in the Early Childhood Studies (ECS) department at Moreno Valley College (MVC).

  • Complete the 2014/2015 Child Development Grant Program New Applicationpdf if you did not receive the 2013/2014 Child Development grant during the 2013/2014 academic year
  • Complete the 2014/2015 Child Development Grant Program Renewal Applicationpdf if you received the 2013/2014 Child Development grant during the 2013/2014 academic year

Complete applications must be submitted prior to May 12, 2014 to the SFS office or the Early Childhood Studies office at Moreno Valley College, Attn: Judi Grimes.

Application must be postmarked by May 12, 2014.

 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen
  • Be a California resident
  • Submit a complete 2014/2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to June 1, 2014 at www.fafsa.gov. List Title IV code 041735 for MVC
  • Meet federal Selective Service filing requirements
  • Maintain at least half-time enrollment in approved courses leading to a Permit
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress (SAP) as defined by the postsecondary educational institution
  • Be nominated by an eligible postsecondary institution or nominated by the employing agency
  • Commit to full-time employment in a licensed children's center in California for a period of one year for each year of benefits received

 

Application Process

  • Complete 2014/2015 FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov prior to June 1, 2014. List Title IV code 041735 for MVC
  • Submit 2014/2015 Child Development Grant Application to the SFS Office or the Early Childhood Studies Office at Moreno Valley College-Attn: Judi Grimes before May 16, 2014
  • Complete 2014/2015 financial aid file prior to July 17 , 2014 for priority processing
  • Meet with an Academic Counselor, for current Student Ed Plan (SEP). Call (951) 571-6104 to schedule an appointment
  • Enroll in 6 or more units from current SEP for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015

Application must be postmarked by May 12, 2014.