Applicant Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a graduating high school senior with plans to pursue higher education (including an accredited four-year college or university, community college, technical or vocational school)

  • Must be affected by having an incarcerated parent(s) or an immediate family member in prison who has served as the applicant’s caregiver

  • Must have a minimum high school GPA of 2.0

  • Must live in one of the following jurisdictions in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area:

     DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – Washington, DC

     MARYLAND – Prince George’s County or Montgomery County

     VIRGINIA – Arlington County, the City of Alexandria, Fairfax County or the City of Falls Church

  • Must intend to be enrolled at least half-time in college

  • May be living on his or her own and/or have children of his or her own

 

Deadline: The deadline for 2020 has passed.  Applications for 2021 will be available online in November. 

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