Former Foster Youth

If you have been involved in the foster care system and have financial need, we can help you navigate the process of planning and paying for college. The resources below can get you started down the road to college and a successful career.

Chafee Education and Training Grant

The Chafee Education and Training Grant program helps current and former foster care youth pay for postsecondary education and training.

Pearl Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Purpose: To award scholarships to students who have been or remain in foster care and wish to attend an Oregon public college or university and major in health sciences. 

DREAM Scholarship

Scholarship Purpose: To award scholarships to students who are current Oregon residents and who have been in foster care and wish to attend any Title IV financial aid eligible institution within the United States.

Informational Podcasts

Information and Helpful Links