Deadline for the 2018 Fall academic cycle is May 15, 2018 Applications submitted after the deadline will be considered based on availability of funds
Who is eligible? To be eligible for a scholarship grant, applicants must have a parent who has been killed or seriously injured as a result of a work related accident that meets the criteria of the California Workers’ Compensation Act and that has resulted in demonstrated financial need.
Applicants must also meet the following requirements:
Applicant must be between the ages of 16-25 at the time of the full disbursement of the Kids’ Chance of California, Inc. scholarship award.
Student applicant and/or deceased/injured worker are not required to be a legal resident of California.
Applicant must be able to demonstrate financial need.
Applicant must have achieved a high school diploma by the time of the first disbursement of the scholarship award.
Applicant must be enrolled, accepted or applying for acceptance as a full-time or part-time student at a university, college or technical school.
Applicant may not have already attained a bachelor’s degree.
More information available in the Applicant Flyer. Please see the application for the submission instructions.