This program is funded through a Federal Grant, CCAMPIS, and the Northwest Arkansas Community College.

DO YOU QUALIFY FOR CCAMPIS TUITION ASSISTANCE?

  1. You must be an Arkansas resident and be the parent or legal guardian of a child under the age of 5 who is living in the home with you more than 50% of the time.

  2. You must be planning to complete a degree, certificate, or technical certificate.

  3. You must meet the income guidelines below based on total household size.


Gross Annual income Guidelines

100-150% of Poverty Rate 151-200% of Poverty Rate 201-250% of Poverty Rate
Household/ Family Size

2 <$24,360 <$32,480 <$40,600
3 <$30,630 <$40,840 <$51,050
4 <$36,900 <$49,200 <$61,500
5 <$43,170 <$57,560 <$71,950
6 <$49,440 <$65,920 <$82,400
7 <$55,710 <$74,280 <$92,850
8 <$61,980 <$82,640 <$103,300

% Reduction

90% Reduction

80% Reduction

60% Reduction

*Household/family size is defined by the number of individuals living in the household to include children.

How to Calculate Annual Income

Each household member’s income is calculated based on their gross (before taxes) salary or gross regular hourly wage. We do not consider bonuses or overtime, as they may not be consistent sources of income. Each hourly wage is multiplied by 2080 hours (full-time working hours per year) which equals gross annual employment income. Part-time gross wages (less than 40 hours/week) are calculated according to average hours worked on a weekly basis. Any additional income received by the household on a regular basis – such as child support, disability, or other government payments – must be added to the recipient’s wages to calculate total household gross income.

All applicants will be considered for assistance without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, handicap, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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1. Annual application and income verification 2. Timely payment of out-of-pocket tuition 3. Maintain enrollment at Northwest Community College 4. Maintain a GPA of 2.0 or better 5. Continued availability of funds from CCAMPIS