The CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies is now able to offer grants of up to $500 to students who are facing financial hardship, as a result of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, part of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA).

The grant program prioritizes students with the greatest financial need, including but not limited to the following categories:

  • Unfunded health issues
  • Food insecurity
  • Housing loss or impending loss
  • Employment loss
  • Technology needs
  • Travel or other needs for international students
  • Child care issues

The EXTENDED application deadline is: September 17, 2021