Finish Line Grant

No applications currently accepted

The Finish Line Grant is currently not accepting applications. Applications will resume in early November 2022.
Please check this site for updates.

If you are in need of emergency aid, email the Care Center at [email protected].


The Finish Line Grant awards $1,000 that can be used for tuition, child care, medical or other financial emergencies.

Qualifying events

  • Rental assistance
  • Auto repairs
  • Utility bill (water, gas or electric)
  • Purchase of course materials (i.e. books or software)
  • Internet services

Ineligible expenses

  • Rental or housing deposits, mortgage payments or property taxes
  • Purchase of a vehicle
  • Fines
  • Business start-up costs
  • Tickets, fines or other court-related expenses
  • Pet expenses


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