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Types of Aid

Find Help Paying for Classes

At College of The Albemarle (COA), we can assist you in finding aid to help pay for classes. Contact our Financial Aid Office for more information.

COA Foundation Scholarships

COA Foundation awards more than $250,000 annually in private scholarships. Get started.

Federal and State Grants

COA participates in several federal and state financial aid programs such as the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant and North Carolina Community College Grant. Find out if you’re eligible.

Federal Work-Study Program

The Federal Work-Study (FWS) program provides opportunities for eligible students to be placed in part-time jobs that accommodate their academic schedules. FWS positions are available in numerous departments throughout COA. Read about what positions we’re offering.