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Pennsylvania Chafee Education and Training Grant Program

Award Amount
$4,750
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Deadline
Varies
  • Scholarship Description
  • This federally funded program offers grants to Pennsylvania undergraduate students aging out of foster care who are attending an eligible post-secondary institution.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a Pennsylvania resident
    -Be eligible for services under Pennsylvania's John H. Chafee Foster Care Independence Program
    -Be identified as a youth in foster care or a youth discharged or adopted from foster care after age 16
    -Be participating in the Chafee Program on your 21st birthday until you turn 23 years old
    -Be enrolled as an undergraduate, at least half time in a college or career school that is approved by the U.S. Department of Education for Title IV student assistance programs
    -Demonstrate financial need for the grant (as determined by the post-secondary institution)
    -Maintain satisfactory academic progress (as determined by the post-secondary institution)
    -Not be in default on a federal student loan

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • P.O. Box 8157
  • Harrisburg, PA 17105-8157
  • paetg@pheaa.org
  • 800-831-0797

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