Single Parents & Displaced Homemakers grant application
This is a need-based grant. Students applying must complete the FAFSA and be enrolled in a certificate, applied science, or engineering degree program at OTC. Preference is given to students who have not completed an associate degree. Students must apply each semester in order to be eligible.
Single Parent or Single Pregnant Woman
Individuals who are unmarried or separated from a spouse, and have a minor child (ren) for which the parent has either sole custody or joint custody; or is pregnant and unmarried.
Missouri resident whose principle job has been homemaking and has not been employed on a full time basis (40 hrs. per week) for at least three years and one of the following three requirements:
- This individual has lost his/her main source of income because of divorce, separation, death, or disability of a spouse;
- OR has a long-term family income that is below the poverty level;
- OR has lost eligibility for public assistance.