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ACF Youth in Foster Care Scholarship Program

$1,000

Deadline Varies

Awards Available: 2

  • Scholarship Description
  • The Youth in Foster Care Scholarship Program awards young adults aging out of foster care who want to develop a marketable skill or continue their education at a post-secondary school. Applicants must be a New Mexico resident for a minimum of one year, have been in the New Mexico foster care system for a minimum of one year, be between the ages of 17 and 21 at time of initial application, and have a minimum 2.5 GPA for high school, undergrad, or have completed a GED program. High school applicants and college applications have different due dates. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • PO Box 25266
  • Albuquerque, NM 87125

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