Oregon Student Child Care Grant

Child Care Grant for Parents Attending College

The Oregon Student Child Care Grant Program assists parents enrolled in post-secondary education obtain safe, dependable care that supports their children’s development while allowing completion of the parent’s academic programs.

To receive this grant an applicant must:

  • Be an Oregon resident with a child or legal dependent age 12 and under in need of child care, or, if over age 12, who satisfies the requirements of special needs;
  • Be a citizen or eligible non-citizen of the United States;
  • Be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as an undergraduate at an Oregon postsecondary institution;
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress; and
  • Not be in default on any federal Title IV loan or owing a refund on federal Title IV funds previously disbursed.

Students can apply for the grant by filling out an online application. Students can go to the grant site to learn about additional details.