Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

HOPE GED Grant Program

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Financial Aid Programs

Students who are Georgia Residents and earn a GED on or after July 1, 1993 are eligible for a state grant of $500. After passing the GED test, residents will receive a voucher by mail. The student must sign and submit their voucher to the Office of Financial Aid during the semester of enrollment in which they wish to redeem their voucher. Please note that the voucher expires within 24 months of being issued. For an individual who becomes eligible for the voucher while he/she is incarcerated in a penal institution in Georgia, the voucher may be used within 24 months from the date of release from the penal institution.