• Contact: 

    Trey Chapa
    CTE Recruitment and 
    Retention Specialist
     
    (361) 354-2578
    etchapa@coastalbend.edu
     
    CBC - Main Campus
    Student Success Center
    Dirks 144

     
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    Application Process


    To apply for assistance, please complete the online application and provide copies of any supporting documentation. 

    Note: If you are scanning any supporting documentation, please redact social security numbers prior to submission. 




    Carl D. Perkins Qualifications
     

    Qualified full-time Career Technical Education (CTE) students are eligible to receive funds for support services under public law 101-392. Allocations will be determined by the number of participatns and the availability of funds. 

    You may qualify for assistance from the Carl D. Perkins grant if you are pursuing an AAS in a CTE program and have financial need. You must meet at least one of criteria below to qualify: 

    Individual with disabilities (must be registered with the CBC Office of Disability Services)
    Individual from economically disadvantages family, including low-income youth and adults
    Individual preparing for a non-traditional field
    Out-of-workforce individual (unemployed)
    English Language Learner 
    Homeless individual 
    Individual who has aged out of the foster care system
    Youth with a parent who is a member of the armed forces and on active duty
     


    Carl D. Perkins Assistance 

     
     

    The Carl D. Perkins grant offers assistance in the following areas:  

    Career Advising 
    Childcare Expenses 
    Textbooks from the CBC bookstore only 
    Tutoring Services 
    CTE Course Equipment from approved vendors only
      
     


    Career Technical Programs @ CBC  

    Accounting    
    Automotive Technology 
    Business Management/Technology (Administrative Asst./Medical Office)
    Computer Information Technology 
    Cosmetology 
    Dental Hygiene 
    Drafting & Design 
    Early Development & Education 
    Forensic Science
    Law Enforcement 
    Nursing (CNA, LVN & RN)
    Medical Records Coding 
    Oil & Gas Technology 
    Radiologic Technology
    Welding Technology (SMAW, FCAW, GMAW, GTAW)