The Student Support Services (SSS) program provides support services to low-income students, first generation college students, and disabled students enrolled in post-secondary education programs. Eligible students may receive (among other services) personal and academic career counseling, career guidance, instruction, mentoring, and tutoring. The goal of SSS program is to increase the college retention and graduation rates of its participants and help students make the transition from one level of higher education to the next.
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a current or prospective student pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree and you must be one of the following: low income, first generation college student, or disabled.
Note: Grants are made to institutions of higher education.
For more information, please visit the Applicant Information page.