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Oregon Ford ReStart Program Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.tfff.org/what-we-do/successful-citizens...
  • Contact
  • The Ford Family Foundation Scholarship Office
  • Address
  • 440 East Broadway, Suite 200
  • Eugene, OR 97401
  • Email Address
  • fordscholarships@tfff.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 46
  • Maximum Amount
  • See Description
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Ford ReStart Program is need-based and was created to encourage adults, age 25 or older, to begin or return to full-time post-secondary education to earn a degree at an eligible college.

    Eligibilty:
    -Must be at least 25 years of age by March 1 of the application year
    -Be residents of Oregon or Siskiyou County, California
    -Have a high school diploma or GED certificate
    -Must be pursuing a 2 year asssociates or 4 year bachelors degree
    -Be enrolled full-time in the fall term of the application year at a public or private accredited Title IV eligible non-profit college in his/her home state
    -Applicants must not be more than halfway through their degree program
    -Students with existing bachelor's degrees are not eligible
    -Subject to a background check

    For more information and to apply, visit the Ford Family Foundation website.

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