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Foster Care to Success Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicants must
◦Have been in public or private foster care for the 12 consecutive months leading up to and including their 18th birthday; OR have been adopted or placed into legal guardianship after their 16th birthday; OR have been orphaned for at least one year at the time of their 18th birthday and not subsequently adopted
◦Be under the age of 25 on March 31 of the year in which they apply if they have not previously received scholarship funding from Foster Care to Success
◦Have been in foster care or orphaned while living in the United States. U.S. citizenship is not required.
◦Have been accepted into or expect to be accepted into an accredited, Pell-eligible college or other postsecondary school


Scholarship Amount: $2,500 to $5,000

How is this Awarded: Selection is based on academic merit, financial need, and written recommendations. The scholarship is renewable.

Application Process:

Applications are available only on Foster Care to Success website.


When Can I Apply: On or after January 1 of the award year.

Deadline Description: March 31 of award year

Eligibility Codes:
Enrolled in College
High School
Returning to School

Courses:
Nonspecific to course of study