Oregon Promise Grant

The Oregon Promise is a state grant that helps cover tuition costs at any Oregon community college for recent high school graduates and GED® test graduates. Students must apply during their senior year or immediately after GED® test completion. The application is open for students who will graduate between October 1, 2023 and June 30, 2024 can APPLY NOW. Students who graduated prior to October 1, 2023 cannot apply for the grant. 

Please read the following Fact Sheets regarding Oregon Promise 2023-24 (current college students):

How do I apply?
What are the deadlines?
Who is eligible?
Awarding Information: Class of 2023
I've been awarded, what happens next?
How long can I receive the grant?
Awarding Information: Class of 2024

Award Amounts

Awards range from $2,058 to $4,248 (in 2023-24) for full-time, full-year students. Award amounts for 2024-25 will be determined in Spring 2024.

Program Updates

JANUARY 2024

  • The application is open for Oregon Promise. Students who graduate between October 1, 2023 and June 30, 2024 can apply now. Deadline varies by graduation date.
  • Next deadline: FEB 1 - HS students who graduate between 10/1/23 - 02/29/24. Submit OPG app AND 2023-24 FAFSA/ORSAA to start college Spring Term 2023-24.
  • Renewal students (current college students) do not do the application again - simply submit the 2024-25 FAFSA or ORSAA by June 1, 2024.
  • If you have been awarded the Oregon Promise Grant for 2023-24, you must start at least halftime for your assigned cohort term 2023-24 at an Oregon community college. Contact your college financial aid office with any questions immediately.

Contact Us

If you have additional questions about The Oregon Promise Grant please contact us at: 

Email:
OregonPromise@hecc.oregon.gov 

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Phone: (458) 209-4782