Carl D. Perkins Grant Child Care Assistance Program

You May Qualify for Perkins Funding for Child Care

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Fall 2022 Application Date!

You could have some or all of your child care expenses reimbursed through a Perkins grant* at Northwest Vista College if you meet eligibility requirements.

You must:

  • Be enrolled in a Career and Technical Education (CTE) program
    (Associate of Applied Science or Certificate)
  • Meet a special or unique circumstance as detailed in eligibility requirements
  • Be currently Pell Eligible
  • Meet additional eligibility requirements- see the application for details


Reimbursement amounts vary depending on part-time or full-time student status.

The award is subject to funding availability.

* Signed into law on July 31, 2018, the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) is a bipartisan measure that reauthorized the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 and continued Congress’ commitment in providing nearly $1.3 billion annually for career and technical education programs.

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