NSHE Foster Youth Success Initiative

(702) 522.7035
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Originally in 2018 The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) began their Foster Youth Success Initiative, which began with the NSHE waiving course enrollment fees (tuition) for eligible former foster youth students. This initiative gained support from the Walter S. Johnson Foundation, whose grant funded... Read more


Ohio: Education & Training Voucher (ETV)

855-471-1931
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The Ohio Education and Training Voucher Program is a federally-funded, state-administered program designed to help youth who were in U.S. foster care with the college expenses.Read more


Ohio: Independent Living Program

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The Independent Living Program (ILP) helps youth who are or were, in foster care to become self-sufficient adults. It gives an opportunity to learn valuable skills and to connect youth to resources such as housing, Independent Living (IL) Services, Life Skills, education, etc. All things... Read more


Michigan: ETV (Education & Training Voucher)

Main (517) 789-6444
Detroit office (877) 433-6927
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The Education and Training Voucher (ETV) is an annual federal grant provided to states to fund youth who have aged out of the foster care system and who are enrolled in college, university, and vocational training programs. Students may receive up to $5,000 a year... Read more


Arizona: Foster Youth College Tuition Waiver

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The Arizona Tuition Waiver covers certain school fees and tuition not included in other grants. When you're granted a tuition waiver , your college or university agrees to waive some or all of your tuition charges. You may be eligible for multiple programs! Read on.Read more