Students who are Arizona residents seeking an undergraduate degree and who have demonstrated financial need and experience in the foster care system are eligible - Full time enrollment is required. Eligible students include those that have been in foster care on or after their 16th birthday and have either a high school diploma or GED. They must be accepted into or enrolled in a degree, certificate or other accredited program at a college, university, technical, or vocational school.
The Arizona Transitional Independent Living Program (ILP) is another service provided for former foster youth. Financial assistance and support is available in the areas of counseling, housing, employment, and education.
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