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PASSPORT PROGRAM

This program is designed to encourage former foster youth to succeed in college through monetary and case-management style support.

Possible ways we might be able to help:

  • Additional grant money in your pocket;
  • Book assistance;
  • Help with gas/bus transportation;
  • Certain bills (power, phone, etc…);
  • Food;
  • Supplies (for both school and home);
  • Help with your FAFSA and other required paperwork;
  • A listening ear and advocate to help you overcome barriers and obstacles to your education;
  • Your support team!

Eligibility Requirements:

  • You spent at least one year in foster care (Washington State) after your sixteenth birthday;
  • You emancipated (aged out) of foster care on or after January 1, 2007;
  • You are a Washington State resident;
  • You will be enrolled at least half-time in an eligible college by age 21;
  • You have not yet earned a bachelor’s or professional degree.

Stop by to determine eligibility!


Passport / Students in Need Program

Humanities and Student Services Building, Room 206, Bremerton Campus
 
Patricia Thomas
360.475.6817
pthomas@olympic.edu