This federally funded program offers grants to Pennsylvania undergraduate students aging out of foster care who are attending an eligible post-secondary institution.
-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.