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.  

Please read the following Fact Sheets regarding Oregon Promise 2023-24:

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?

Award Amounts

Awards range from $2,058 to $4,248 (in 2023-24) for full-time, full-year students.

Program Updates

JUNE 2023

  • Application is open for GED® students who will graduate between March 1, 2023 and June 30, 2023
  • Next deadline JULY 10 for GED® students who graduate between March 1, 2023 - June 30, 2023 to apply
  • Awarding has started for Class of 2023. Students will begin to be notified Wednesday, April 19. There is no EFC limit for Class of 2023 applicants.
  • Class of 2023 high school graduates had to apply by June 1 to be considered. Appeals will be accepted until June 16. Email OregonPromise@hecc.oregon.gov for information.
  • Renewal student awarding has started for 2023-24. Students will be notified the week of June 5.

Contact Us

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


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