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A Big Win For Foster Care Youth!

Posted on: July 22nd, 2019 by jasonrit22

Legislation establishing college tuition waivers for Pennsylvania foster youth has finally passed! The bill provides tuition waivers at all PA colleges and universities (public, private, and state-related), community colleges, and Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, after all other aid has been applied. Foster youth eligible for Chafee grants are also eligible for this waiver, and covers those in care after age 16. The waiver applies for up to 5 years of college and covers students up to age 26.

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