Davidson-Davie Community College

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Grants are now available at Davidson-Davie making college more affordable than ever. Learn more about Longleaf grants designed to provide 2022 high school graduates with equitable access to community college.
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North Carolina Longleaf Commitment Grant Eligibility

Full-time eligible students enrolled in a curriculum program are guaranteed $700 to $2,800 per year for two years, while part-time students may receive a partial award.

How do you know if you’re eligible? Here are the requirements:
  • Graduate from a North Carolina high school between December 2021 and July 2022
  • Be a North Carolina resident for tuition purposes
  • Be a first-time college student (CCP and early/middle college students are eligible)
  • Enroll in a curriculum program for Fall 2022
  • Enroll in at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for 2022–23
  • Have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) from $0–$15,000 as determined by the FAFSA
  • Renew the FAFSA for the 2023–24 academic year and meet the Satisfactory Academic Progress

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The table below provides examples of financial aid rewards including the Longleaf Commitment Grant for students from different family backgrounds.

Jacob
0 EFC*
Ava
4000 EFC*
Liam
8000 EFC*
Sofia
12000 EFC*
Full Time/12 credit hours/semester
(most fees waived)
$1,824.00 $1,824.00 $1,824.00 $1,824.00
Estimated Book Cost $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Total Tuition, Fees and Books $2,824.00 $2,824.00 $2,824.00 $2,824.00
Federal Pell Grant $6,495.00 $2,445.00 $0.00 $0.00
NC State Grants $0.00 $3,136.00 $2,700.00 $0.00
Longleaf Commitment Grant $700.00 $700.00 $700.00 $2,800.00
Total Aid $7,195.00 $3,458.00 $3,400.00 $2,800.00
Student Pays $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $24.00

*The Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is an index of a student's eligibility for financial aid based upon the financial and demographic information they provide in the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Generally speaking, the lower a student’s EFC, the greater potential they have to receive need-based financial aid such as the Federal Pell Grant or NC state grants. The FAFSA is filed each year of a student's enrollment in college.