The Child Care Access Means Parents In School (CCAMPIS) grant is a federal program of the U.S. Department of Education that assists student parents with the cost of keeping their children enrolled in quality, accredited and conveniently located child care. Our program was created to help nurture your children’s development while you complete your academic pursuit.

Full- or part-time students may be eligible for the grant to help cover child care costs at a local facility. FSCJ even has on-site centers through Chappell Schools at Downtown, Kent, North and South campuses, as well as Deerwood Center.

How Do I Qualify?

Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • United States citizen, national, refugee alien or permanent resident alien at the time of application
  • Demonstrate financial need as determined on the Free Application for Student Federal Financial Aid (FASFA)
  • Enrolled full- or part-time in an FSCJ associate degree or technical certificate program in the current or upcoming term
  • Demonstrate academic potential or ability through one of the following:
    • Cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or above in all college coursework for currently enrolled FSCJ students
    • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above in all college coursework for transfer students who have attended another college or university

How Do I Apply?

To apply, go to ScholarshipUniverse and submit the Child Care Access Means Parents in School Program Application.

Funded by U.S. Department of Education


Shawniselynn Miller, Program Facilitator
Daija Rodgers, Program Facilitator