$15,983
Avg. Amount Awarded
192
Days
March 1 2020
Application Deadline
125
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Ford ReStart Program

Description

The Ford Family Foundation established the Ford ReStart Scholarship Program to encourage adults, age 25 or older, to begin or return to full-time, post-secondary education. Each year, up to 46 applicants are selected from Oregon and Siskiyou County, California to receive a Ford ReStart scholarship. An applicant must be at least 25 years old by March 1 of the application year, be no more than halfway through their degree program, and seek an associate's degree or a bachelor's degree at an eligible institution in CA or OR (and not previously have earned a bachelor's degree).

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded
$25,000
High Amount Awarded
$1,997,880
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 25 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of California, Oregon
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in California, Oregon

How to Apply

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Contact Tricia Tate
Scholarship Programs Manager
fordscholarships@tfff.org
Tel: 541-485-6211
Fax: 541-485-6223 Address 44 Club Road, Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401