Apply for the HEAPS Workforce Grant

To apply, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and HEAPS Workforce application.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis beginning July 1. Funding is limited and awards are made on a first-come, first-served basis.

1. Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

All applicants must complete the FAFSA at studentaid.gov/fafsa as soon as possible.

2. HEAPS Workforce Application

The HEAPS Workforce application opens July 1 each year.

To apply, you must log into your WVSAM* account by clicking the button below then entering your username and password. Once logged in, scroll down to My Applications and click new to select and start your application.

*If you do not have a WVSAM Account, you will need to create one. After creating the account, you will be sent an email (may be in your junk/spam) with a link to create your password then to log in. Before completing the HEAPS Grant application, you will need to update (and complete) your contact information by clicking your name in the My Contact Information section. After updating your contact information, navigate to the My Applications section, click New and select HEAPS Workforce Grant then hit Next.