Scholarships for Youth Formerly in Foster Care (new deadline)
Posted Jul 08 2010 8:12am
Educational Scholarships offered by the University of Phoenix
In partnership with the National Foster Parent Association, the University of Phoenix has offered 50 full-ride scholarships to foster youth, foster care alumni or foster parents, under the banner of the University's First Chance Scholarship program. The scholarship is redeemable at any University of Phoenix campus, including the online program. Foster Care Alumni of America has just agreed to partner with NFPA to promote the scholarships to the alumni community and to assist in the selection of 25 alumni scholarship recipients.
The program is offered on a competitive basis. To access the guidelines and application NFPA website .
Time is of the essence! New deadline for applying is July 23, 2010.
Whether you are a first-time college student, someone working to complete their undergraduate or advanced degree, or an established professional looking to re-train in a new field, take a look at this opportunity or pass it on to someone you know could benefit.