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Important Dates: Past Item

College Sponsorship Program

Dates:

Wed., March 20 - Wed., May 8, 2013

Location:

L-114

Description:

The College Sponsorship Program (CSP) is announcing a scholarship opportunity for Transfer CSP youth. Eligible recipients can receive up to up to $9,000 for college expenses plus 3 years of program components that consist of:


  • financial assistance to attend 4-year colleges/universities

  • regular contact and meetings with Education Program staff

  • support in post-graduation planning to help students secure their first job or entrance into graduate school

  • paid, career-oriented internships to explore chosen majors, apply skills and gain work experience


Scholarship Eligibility Requirements


  1. Must be a Los Angeles County current/former foster or probation youth age 23 or younger

  2. Student who is/was Independent Living Program (ILP) eligible

  3. Have a cumulative 2.8 GPA or above who plan to enroll at a four-year university in Fall 2013 or Spring 2014

  4. Committed to fulfilling the stated educational goal


CSP Transfer referral forms and application are at http://www.pasadena.edu/studentservices/financialaid/pdf/UFCScholarship/Transfer_Student_Application.pdf and http://www.pasadena.edu/studentservices/financialaid/pdf/UFCScholarship/Transfer_Student_Referral_Packet.pdf.  The application submission deadline is May 8.

Website

http://www.pasadena.edu

Contact:

626-585-7298, lxquezada@pasadena.edu