Foster Forward: Financial Aid Workshops and Scholarships for Youth Who Have Experienced Out of Home Care
The Early Awareness and Multicultural Opportunities (EAMO) Committee will conduct a series of financial aid workshops, Foster Forward for students who have experienced foster care, as well as caregivers. The workshops will be conducted in partnership with Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) staff. Foster Forward focuses on college financing and college success strategies. One grand prize scholarship will be awarded as well as multiple scholarships in smaller amounts. Scholarships will be awarded based on an essay; the topic will be announced at the Foster Forward kick-off on Thursday, February 22. Additional Foster Forward dates and locations will be forthcoming.