Learning how to manage money is one of the biggest challenges young people face when they first live independently. It seems like there’s never enough money to go around. One of the first steps in managing your money is setting a monthly budget. Here are some tips for getting started.
Here are several resources that can help with tuition and other expenses.
Here, you’ll find information about how to apply for financial aid.
Information on a number of available scholarships here.
The Education and Training Vouchers Program (ETV) assists eligible foster care and adopted youth with post-secondary education and training expenses. It is designed to help youth aging out of foster care with the education, training and services needed for employment. Apply here.
The Tuition Grant Program provides tuition and fees at any Virginia Community College for high school graduates or general education development (GED) completers in foster care, in the custody of a social services agency or considered a special needs adoption.