Creating Fellowship Programs: For Educational Institutions

This document provides an overview of fellowships, which are often used in an educational context to support students in their studies or professional development and can provide a sum of money. We discuss best practices in crafting an “inclusive” fellowship that is available for all students regardless of immigration status.…

Themes/topics:

Higher Education, Law & Policy

Geography:

California, National

Audience:

Ally, Educator

Resource Type:

Guide

CCC Dreamers Project (Executive Summary)
The report identifies challenges in serving undocumented students in the California Community Colleges. In order to create systemic change that benefits all of California, recommendations for how to better serve undocumented students, paired with current promising practices, are provided for implementation at the individual, group, and institutional levels.

Themes/topics:

Higher Education

Geography:

California

Audience:

Ally, Educator

Resource Type:

Guide

CCC Dreamers Project (Full Report)
The report identifies challenges in serving undocumented students in the California Community Colleges. In order to create systemic change that benefits all of California, recommendations for how to better serve undocumented students, paired with current promising practices, are provided for implementation at the individual, group, and institutional levels.

Themes/topics:

Higher Education

Geography:

California

Audience:

Ally, Educator

Resource Type:

Guide

Overview of Grants to Individuals (for Public Charities and Private Foundations)
This document provides an overview of the process by which public charities and private foundations can make grants to individuals.

Themes/topics:

Law & Policy

Geography:

California, National

Audience:

Ally, Educator

Resource Type:

Handout

Quick Guide to College Access
Check out our list of resources regarding CA in-state tuition eligibility, financial aid, and scholarships

Themes/topics:

Higher Education

Geography:

California, National

Audience:

Ally, Educator, Undocumented Youth

Resource Type:

Flyer

Top 10 Ways to Support Undocumented Students
Concrete suggestions and specific resources educators can use to strengthen the support they provide for undocumented students

Themes/topics:

Higher Education

Geography:

California, National

Audience:

Ally, Educator, Undocumented Youth

Resource Type:

Flyer

Understanding the Sanctuary School and Safe Zone Movement: A Quick Guide for Educators
This Quick Guide provides an overview of why sanctuary schools and safe zones are vital to the academic success of undocumented young people and other populations that are being targeted in this political climate. It includes the key components of the protections available by law, tackles legal concerns and provides sample resolutions.

Themes/topics:

Higher Education

Geography:

California, National

Audience:

Educator

Resource Type:

Guide

CA UndocuCollege Guide & Equity Tool (Executive Summary)

The UndocuCollege Guide & Equity Tool built on the knowledge from an educational summit, that had representation from the University of California, California State University, California Community Colleges, and private four-year colleges in California. This research and subsequent guide grew out of the need to bring a statewide focus and collectively address systemic problems in educational access for undocumented young people, specifically highlighting institutional barriers.…

Themes/topics:

Higher Education

Geography:

California, National

Audience:

Educator

Resource Type:

Flyer

CA UndocuCollege Guide & Equity Tool (Full Report)
The UndocuCollege Guide & Equity Tool helps students, faculty, staff, and administrators in California work together to achieve the educational equity and inclusion of undocumented students. This publication contains three main components: Statewide Institutional Challenges, Institutional Models for Success, and an Equity Tool for colleges and universities in California to assess, analyze and report about the level of support currently present at their institution for undocumented students.

Themes/topics:

Higher Education

Geography:

California, National

Audience:

Educator

Resource Type:

Guide