The primary purpose of student financial aid at Trenholm State Community College is to assist students with meeting the cost of their education. Financial assistance is meant to supplement the amount you and your family contribute, not replace it. There are many sources of financial aid, including federal, state and local funds. The primary types of assistance available at the College to assist students are: grants, Veterans Affairs (VA), work-study and scholarships. Trenholm State does not participate in any federal loan program.