Are you eligible?

If you are a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident who is registered for classes at CCBC Catonsville, pursuing an AA degree and/or planning to transfer, and meets one or more of the following federal guidelines:
  • First generation student: This means that neither of your parents received a four-year college degree.
  • Low-income student: You are receiving financial aid such as Pell Grant, Student Loan, or Vocational Rehabilitation. You meet Federal Government low income requirements.
  • Disabled student: You have a documented physical or learning disability filed with the campus.
  • Demonstrate potential: You can complete the degree/transfer requirements within three years of joining the program.


How to apply to Project SPARK

  1. Contact the SPARK Office at 443.840.4132 to receive the required applications.
  2. Visit the Project SPARK Office in Student Services Center room 160


Submit the completed application in person or by mail.

*Only signed hard copies of the application will be accepted for review.
*Documentation of family income must be included.
*An attached paragraph explaining why you are in college and why you are seeking SPARK services must be included.