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Gloria and Joseph Mattera National Scholarship

The purpose of the Gloria and Joseph Mattera National Scholarship Fund for Migrant Children is to assist financially those migrant youth who have the potential and the desire to further their education to achieve their personal and career goals. Eligible applicants must be entering or enrolled in college or other types of post-secondary programs.


The Scholarship fund gives migrant youth across the country a chance to make choices regarding their careers and futures through grants ranging from $150 - $500.

Eligibility:
• Recent history of movement for agricultural employment - priority will be given to currently interstate migrant youth
• Scholastic potential
• Financial need
• Enrolled in or accepted at an accredited public or private college, technical or vocational school, or a dropout or a potential dropout from high school who shows promise of ability to continue schooling

For additional information on the Fund, please visit:
http://www.migrant.net/migrant/sch-mattera.htm

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