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California Chafee Grant Program for Foster Youth

Name of Program
California Chafee Grant Program for Foster Youth
Website URL https://www.chafee.csac.ca.gov/default.aspx
Description
The California Chafee Grant program provides assistance to foster youth for college or career training.
Award Amount
Up to $5,000 per year through your 23rd birthday.
Other Requirements/Conditions
You must be a current or former foster youth, not have reached your 22nd birthday as of July 1 of the award year, show financial need, be enrolled at least half-time in an eligible school, be enrolled in a program at least one academic year long, attend class regularly and get good grades.
Application Process
File the Free Application for Federal Student Aide (FAFSA) and submit an California Chafee Grant Program application.
Deadline Date
March 2 of the application year is the priority deadline.
Target Audience
Students and interns, Residents of CA only
Type of Financial Aid
Grant

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