Students loans are the most common form of financial aid that CVTC students receive. Over 66% of CVTC students receive loans. A loan is a financial aid award that must be repaid with interest.
62% of CVTC students receive Pell grants. There are also several other grants available. A grant is a financial aid award that does not need to be repaid.
Each year through the CVTC Foundation, over 200 scholarships are awarded. A scholarship is a financial aid award that does not need to be repaid.
S-STEM Scholarships up to $5,000 annually are available for eligible full-time students in STEM programs. Learn more about the S-STEM Scholarship.
The Federal Work-Study Program provides jobs for students with financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay education expenses.
Veterans have several benefits available to them through the Department of Veteran Affairs and the State of Wisconsin. CVTC’s Veterans Services assists with the GI Bill process and serves as a liaison between various Federal and State agencies, the College, and our students. Veteran benefits do not exclude you from receiving financial aid or scholarships.