West Virginia Invests Grant

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    With the West Virginia Invests Grant, you can go to college in your home state tuition-free! This financial aid program will cover the cost of tuition for certificate or associate degree programs in many career fields. West Virginia Invests is designed to help all West Virginians learn the credentials you need to land a rewarding career right here at home.

How Do I Apply?

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How Do I Qualify for WV Invests Grant?

  • You may qualify for a West Virginia Invests Grant if you:

    • Were a legal resident of West Virginia for at least 1 year immediately before applying;
    • Are a graduate of a public, private or homeschool program, or have successfully passed a high school equivalency test;
    • Have not already earned a college degree (associate level or higher);
    • Have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA);
    • Have not already attempted 90 college credit hours
    • Are willing to make a commitment to improving the state by living in West Virginia for at least two years after graduation and completing at least 2 hours of unpaid community service each academic term;
    • Meet the minimum admissions requirements at an eligible institution and register for at least 6 credit hours; and
    • Pay for and pass a drug screening before the start of each academic term.