This is the official website for the California National Guard Education Assistance Award Program (CNG EAAP). The CNG EAAP issues educational awards to qualifying members of the California Army or Air National Guard and State Military Reserve. This State Grant can pay for up to 100% of the tuition and fees at the Universities of California, California State Universities and California Community Colleges. It can also be used for eligible California proprietary and public institutions.
The 2014-15 academic year starts July 1, 2014 and ends on June 30, 2015(It does not include Spring 2014)
To receive the CNG EAAP for Spring 2014, you need to complete the 2013-14 AY application process.
Fact SheetFrequently Asked QuestionsRecord Change Request and Leave of Absence form
Not all school's listed on the application are eligible for the CNG EAAP. You will need to click on the Find a School link and check the list of all eligible Cal Grant schools for the 2014-2015 academic year to see if your school is eligible.
Argosy University and the Art Institute of California will not be eligible for the CNG EAAP for the 2014-2015 academic year.
If you have additional questions after reviewing the Fact Sheet and the Frequently Asked Questions, contact the CNG EAAP Coordinator, Ms. Katrina Beck, by e-mail at
firstname.lastname@example.org. E-mails will be processed in the order received.
Free help with SAT/ACT for military members (only pay s/h fees)