CAMP Scholarship

CAMP Alumni Association
Type Scholarship
Amount $5,000

Student may receive up to 5000 for a single scholarship.

Duration 1 Year

Deadline varies per institution, see website for more details.

Description

The College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) assists students who are migratory or seasonal farmworkers (or children of such workers) enrolled in their first year of undergraduate studies at an IHE. The funding supports completion of the first year of studies. Competitive five-year grants for CAMP projects are made to IHEs or to nonprofit private agencies that cooperate with such institutions. The program serves approximately 2,400 CAMP participants annually.

Services include outreach to persons who are eligible, counseling, tutoring, skills workshops, financial aid stipends, health services, and housing assistance to eligible students during their first year of college. Limited follow-up services are provided to participants after their first year.

 

Other Restrictions

College freshman, Migrant or seasonal farm worker background, Seeking a 4-yr academic degree at CAMP Campus.

Citizenship

This funding opportunity requires applicants to hold U.S. Citizenship.

More Information

http://www.migrantstudents.org/scholarships/campscholarship.html

Scholarship Coordinator
CAMP Alumni Association
403 5th Avenue
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-792-2101
Fax: 208-792-2550