statement of need

Statement (must be typed) explaining your emergency and describing how the funds will be used. Please itemize each cost and provide a total of requested amount.

Im a graduate student and below is the following reason why I’m applying for the emergency grant for Spring 2018 semester.

Unlimited Ride MetroCard:
30-Day    $121.00 (Reduced-Fare MetroCard $60.50)
121(cost of 1 month) X 4 (months i need in total)= $484 (total cost requested).