Skip to page body Home City Hall Residents Business Visitors Services Weho TV

Qualifications

  • Only active student enrolled at Virginia Highlands Community College for current semester in which disaster occurs may apply
  • Applicants must provide proof of injury/illness/disaster in order to be considered for receiving aid

Eligibility

  • Student may be eligible for evaluation a maximum of one incident per semester
    • Special individual circumstances may be brought before the SGA Committee for appropriated funding

Levels of Disaster

  • Level 1: Death of student or student’s spouse/dependent child (must live in same household)  – contribution of $250 will be donated to immediate family of that student or the student in the case of spouse/child’s death
  • Level 2: Serious injury or incident that forces student to withdraw from current semester - $150 will be donated to student
  • Level 3: Disastrous incident resulting in uninhabitable shelter of student for a minimum of seven days - $100 will be donated to student
  • Level 4: Illness or injury of student resulting in missed classes for a minimum of two consecutive weeks - $50 will be donated to student

Application Process

  • All claims will be submitted to the SGA for approval of funding
  • Donations will be awarded based upon availability of funds

Approval Process

  • Please turn in applications to Kim Morton in the Student Success Center.
  • Applications will be given to SGA Senators to review. If approved by Senators, petitions will then proceed to a review by the SGA Executive Board.
  • The SGA Executive Board will make the final decision concerning the distribution of funds.
    In the event of a denial of an application, student will receive written notification delivered to the address provided.
  • If petition is approved, students will receive funds in the mail at the address provided within ten business days

 

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Download Acrobat Reader Download Flash Player Download QuickTime Download Windows Media Player Download Microsoft Silverlight Download Word Viewer Download Excel Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer
Last updated: 11/5/2012 10:37:39 AM