Eastern University is excited to implement this new program which provides free tuition for qualifying students who are or were in the foster care system.

Eligibility Requirements

  • File a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Apply for the Chafee Grant at PHEAA.org
  • Meet Chafee Grant eligibility requirements. (Note: you are not required to be awarded the Chafee Grant.)
  • Be a resident of Pennsylvania
  • Have a HS Diploma or a Commonwealth of PA Secondary School Diploma
  • Be under the age of 26
  • Be a youth in foster care, or discharged or adopted out of foster care on or after the age of 16

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