Education Resources


California Community Colleges- List of all Community Colleges in California and their address, phone number and web site


California State Universities- Web links for each California State University

 

          Guardian Scholar Links for CA State Universities-on campus program committed to providing support and  services to former foster youth to assist in meeting the student's academic and personal needs.

          Cal Poly Pomona:Renaissance Scholars
          Channel Islands:Educational Opportunity Program
          Chico:Educational Opportunity Program
          Dominquez Hills:Educational Opportunity Program
          East Bay:Renaissance Scholars
          Fresno:Renaissance Scholars Program
          Fullerton:Guardian Scholars
          Long Beach:Educational Opportunity Programs
          Monterey Bay:Educational Opportunity Program
          Northridge:Educational Opportunity Program
          Sacramento:Guardian Scholars
          San Bernardino:Educational Opportunity Program
          San Diego:Guardian Scholars
          San Francisco:Guardian Scholars
          San Jose:Educational Opportunity Program
          San Marcos:ACE Scholars
          Stanislaus:Promise Scholars
         


University of California- Directory of UC Campuses, admissions and a lot of additional information about the UC System.

          Guardian Scholar Links for UC Campuses-on campus program committed to providing support and  services to former foster youth to assist in meeting the student's academic and personal needs.

          Berkeley: California Independent Scholars Network (CISN)
          Davis: Guardian Scholars
          Irvine: Orangewood Guardian Scholars Program
          Los Angeles:Orangewood Guardian Scholar Program
          Riverside:Guardian Scholars
          San Diego:Guardian Scholars Program
          Santa Cruz:The Smith Renaissance Society
        

 

FAFSA-Federal Student Aid for College.  Eligibility for aid, apply online, deadlines for applications.   

Grants and Scholarships 

Chafee Education Training Voucher Program-If you are or were in foster care, you may qualify for up to $5,000 a year for college or technical training at any eligible school.  
Cal Grant-With a Cal Grant you can get up to $12,192 a year to pay for college expenses at any qualifying California school. 
     
United Negro Fund-manages various scholarship programs
   
Scholarships.com-Search for scholarships 
Fast Web-Search for scholarships
Student Scholarships-Information on education programs, videos on careers, choosing a school, course outlines, popular scholarships as well as search for scholarships

 

         



 
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