How to Apply

Application Deadline: April 19th, 2024


  • Applications with tax returns (2022 or 2023 returns) must be received by the application deadline. For our May 2024 cohort, the application deadline is Monday, April 19th, 2024
  • To be eligible, applicants must be within (at or under) the established low-income levels as set by the Office of Postsecondary Education

Complete the Application Form on this page. You will be automatically sent a docusign to your email to attach your tax Form 1040. W-2s will not be accepted. The form will need to show your name, address, and Adjusted Gross Income (AGI), which is typically located on line-11 of Form 1040. Students may go back as far as two years, so for this cycle, we would accept either a 2022 or 2023 Form 1040.


  • Cannot be an NTP graduate
  • Only submit one Tax Form 1040
  • W-2s will not be accepted
  • Currently must be a US resident

We will review all applicants following the application deadline and our Admissions team will contact each applicant with their award results following our review. Applicants will have three business days to accept or decline their award.

Get notified

Applications are closed for the February 2024 cycle. Join the waitlist to get notified when the application process is open for May 2024 Cycle.

Frequently Asked Questions

I am a current student in an NTP class that has already started, can I receive a grant retroactively?

No, the Graham Grant is for incoming registered or prospective students who have not yet started the program.

Can I submit my W-2 instead?

No. W-2s are not sufficient. The document must show your adjusted gross income, which is typically found on line 11 of your 1040.

Can I apply more than once?

You can apply once per enrollment cycle.

Can I apply if I am not a US resident?

Currently, the Graham Grant is being offered to US residents only.

How does the NTA determine if I qualify for a grant?

The Graham Grant Committee will review applicants after the application deadline on the objective criteria as explained on this page. Applicants will have three business days to accept or decline their award.

When will I be notified if I qualify for the Graham Grant?

Applicants can expect to hear back regarding the status of their application within 2 weeks. Following the review of your application, you will be contacted by your Admissions Representative.

Can I combine discounts with the grant?

No. Grants and discount codes have to be used separately.

Have more questions? Set up a call with Admissions to get your questions answered.