Now with 427 undergraduate and 306 graduate/post-graduate scholarships and fellowships that do not require proof of citizenship or legal permanent residency (495 open to undocumented individuals without DACA).
“By promoting a postsecondary education after high school, we are seeking to help youth avoid common financial vulnerabilities and build economic stability for themselves and the communities in which they live,” said Barry Nelson, president and CEO of Travis Credit Union, in the press release.
Travis Credit Union partners with SAYS, CSAC, Immigrants Rising, #WeBelonginCollege campaign and Personal Statement film, to host interactive virtual events designed to teach youth about financial aid opportunities.
"Finance U" events are free, interactive, virtual events helping the youth learn about financial aid opportunities for postsecondary education and prepare for campus life and admissions.
Travis Credit Union, in partnership with Immigrants Rising, SAYS, CSAC, #WeBelonginCollege campaign and the Personal Statement film, hosts Finance U events for students.
Immigrants Rising's Community Education Lead Estefanía Hermosillo discusses fellowships, high school career program, and more in a virtual roundtable with Telemundo 52's Enrique Chiabra.
“I could've possibly benefited from SIJS had I been aware of the remedy. It was a missed opportunity.” - Alejandro Garcia.