Camp Application

Thank you for starting your CAMP application. This online submission will be sent automatically to the CAMP office!

In order for your application to be reviewed, the following forms will also need to be submitted:

  • Employment Verification form
  • Two recommendation forms
  • FAFSA confirmation

Submit these documents via email to campFREECOLUMBIA_BASIN,



We look forward to meeting you soon!


Personal Information

Residency Status*
In order to be eligible for CAMP, you have to be a US citizen or permanent resident.

Family Information


By the end of the academic year, I will have earned:
By the end of the academic year, will you have earned any college level credits?
Do you plan on earning an Associate in Arts Transfer degree?
What degree do you plan to earn?
Have you applied for financial aid (FAFSA)? Please provide your FAFSA confirmation to CAMP.
Are you a first generation college student, defined as having neither parent earn a four-year college degree?
Do you have reliable transportation?
Will you be employed while attending CBC?
Will you be working part-time or full-time?

Autobiographical essay

In order for us to get to know you better, please answer the following two questions in an essay of at least 400 words. You can complete this essay in the box below or indicate in the box below that you will email, mail or drop your essay off in person to the CAMP office.

  1. Describe your experience as a seasonal/migrant worker or your experience of being part of a family of seasonal/migrant workers. How has your experience influenced you to attend college?
  2. What motivates you to complete a bachelor’s degree and acquire a profession after graduation? Why does it motivate you?

Student Signature / Authorization for release of information

In order to receive services, the federal government requires access to student records. I authorize CAMP to access all of my Columbia Basin College records. In order for CAMP to better serve me.

I certify that all information provided is to the best of my knowledge and true, correct and complete. Failure to disclose and submit complete and accurate information may result in the denial of the Columbia Basin College (CBC), College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP).

Please type your full name


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