Basic Needs

Emergency Grant

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Emergency Grant

Program Overview

The purpose of this grant is to support student success by providing a one-time grant of up to $500 to assist with an unforeseen emergency, crisis, or catastrophic event. The idea is to serve students in a timely manner and get access to the funds quickly. Students will also be connected with other necessary resources through the Broncos Care Basic Needs Care Services Coordinator to assist their needs. 


  • Be an enrolled student during the current academic year. Students in “active status” enrolling in the upcoming semester may be considered.
  • Ability to demonstrate urgent financial need and provide supporting documentation as needed
  • Experienced an unforeseen emergency/crisis that impacts student success such as:
    • Displacement/homeless: living in your car, living in motel/hotel, shelter, streets or temporarily staying with friends or family
    • An uninsured medical or dental emergency
    • Victim of a crime or accident
  • Committed to working on an action plan with the Broncos Care Basic Needs Program Care Services Coordinator

Apply for emergency grant