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One Stop has rolled out a new program this spring. Any student with a Pell Grant is eligible to apply for a laptop to help them succeed in their coursework.

Here is the information from One Stop:

Beginning spring 2020, Kirkwood is implementing a new program allowing Pell Grant recipients to apply for a free laptop to use for coursework. Students who are in need of a laptop who meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • Be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours
  • Be Pell eligible
  • Have a satisfactory academic progress status

Application Information: 

  • Complete the web form application at www.kirkwood.edu/freelaptop
  • Write an essay of up to 300 words that details your need for the computer and how it will benefit you academically at Kirkwood and beyond
  • Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Cedar Rapids One Stop at 319-398-7600 or the Iowa City One Stop at 319-887-3658.