Summer EARN Grant

EARN grant for summer

Get ahead on your college and career goals this summer with Jamestown Community College! The Educational Advancement for Regional Neighbors (EARN) grant allows current high school juniors and seniors to enroll in one course tuition-free this summer at JCC. This grant is available to the first 100 students who apply and enroll in a course during one of our two summer sessions.

The 2021 program has passed. Stay tuned for information for summer 2022.

  • Open to current high school juniors and seniors attending a high school in Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, or Allegany counties.
  • Homeschooled students living in Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, or Allegany counties are also eligible.
  • Must have been a New York state resident for at least 12 months prior to the course start date.
  • Grants are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to those who complete the application and all the required documentation by the application deadline.

Summer Session I

  • Dates to be announced

Summer Session II

  • Dates to be announced
  • Students must meet all eligibility requirements for courses they wish to enroll in.
  • Enrollment in course is on a space-available basis.
  • Students are responsible for all fees (non-refundable) and any textbooks/supplies.
  • Students must have a valid certificate of residence (COR) form or fill out a COR form.
  • A parent/guardian must sign-off on registrations for students under the age of 18.

PEP grant

Want to take more than one course? Take additional summer courses and pay half-price on tuition through the Pre-College Enrollment Program (PEP) grant (up to $500 total). Apply for the PEP grant »