Robeson Community College

Reach the Finish Line

Are you experiencing financial hardships and need funding assistance? If so, the Financial Aid Office in partnership with the Lumber River Workforce Development Board & Robeson County NC Works Career Center is offering access to funds through the Finish Line Grant Program to students who are at least halfway through their degree, diploma, or certificate program and are facing unforeseen challenges.


  • Up to $1,000, per student per semester
  • Must be in good academic standing as outlined by RCC policies (minimum of 2.0 GPA)
  • Must be a current student who has completed (or are enrolled in) at least 50% of their primary course of study
  • Must have a Social Security card

Examples of Qualifying Expenses

  • Rent assistance
  • Unexpected car repairs
  • Tuition & Fees ( not receiving any other source of aid)
  • Books & other course materials  (exam fees, licensing fees, etc.)
  • Utility bill (water, gas, and electric)
  • Childcare assistance
  • Bus passes (S.E.A.T.S)
  • Medical expenses
  • Internet services

To apply visit the Financial Aid Office or contact us at 910-272-3352.


Your Financial Aid Team

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