The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) Program awards up to $5,000 annually during the academic year to qualified students who have been in the foster care system so they can pursue an academic college education or technical and skill training in college to be prepared to enter the workforce. The actual award amount is determined by the student's financial need, which is calculated in accordance with the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended.
Qualified students must contact Dr. Alan Jackson, Jr. in the Financial Aid Office.
For more information, visit the Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance (LOSFA) website.
Louisiana National Guard Exemption
National Guard members are eligible for the State Tuition Exemption Program (STEP) provided certain requirements are met:
Qualified students must contact Dr. Alan Jackson, Jr. in the Financial Aid Office before the tuition payment deadline each semester.