California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB) recognizes that students that have a foster youth background often have overcome more obstacles, have less support, and fewer resources than most entering students. To help meet these unique needs, the CSUMB Guardian Scholars Program was developed. A student does not have to be an EOP student to be a part of the CSUMB Guardian Scholars Program, however, we strongly encourage entering students with a foster youth background to apply to EOP as most are eligible, and they can take advantage of the unique benefits of EOP.A resource guide for Guardian Scholars participants.
Fostering Success Michigan is a statewide initiative that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation