Financial Aid

This section provides many resources for youth who are interested in applying for financial assistance for college.

Other Types of Financial Assistance

Scholarships

  1. http://www.fastweb.com: One of the largest free scholarship search services on the Internet. It contains a searchable database of millions of public and private scholarships, grants and loans. Registration is required.
  2. https://www.unitedfriends.org/resources/# : List of several resources for scholarships for foster youth.
  3. https://www.fc2success.org/programs/scholarships-and-grants/ : Scholarships for youth under 25 who were in foster care on their 18th birthday.
  4. http://www.fatomei.com/ : National and International, highly competitive and prestigious undergraduate college scholarships, graduate fellowships, education grants, summer jobs & research internships, awards for high school seniors & students, women, minorities, Hispanics, African Americans, nurses, engineers, teachers studying math, science & engineering and health professions from national & international foundations.

Support Programs

  1. California College Pathways: Search for campus support programs by zip code or region.
  2. Foster Youth Success Initiatives: Provides an overview of the Foster Youth Success Initiative Program as well as a list of all FYSI representatives at each community college by both college name and region.
  3. Extended Opportunity Programs and Services: Information about the Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) available at community colleges.
  4. Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) at Cal State campuses: One of the largest free scholarship search services on the Internet. It contains a searchable database of millions of public.