Educational Grant Requirements

-Educational Grant Requirements-

  • Applicant has placed a child through Deaconess Pregnancy & Adoption Services and the adoption has been finalized.
  • Applicant has documentation of child care if they have children living with them.
  • Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen. (Proof of citizenship must be provided.)
  • Applicant must provide documentation of school enrollment.
  • Applicant must maintain a 2.0 average.
  • Applicant must complete or have completed at least 12 credit hours per semester in college or university to receive grant. If applicant attended a vocational-technical school, proof of required hours to receive certification must be provided.
  • Applicant must be attending school for undergraduate study only.

-Income Requirements-

  • The applicant must have applied for financial aid with college, university or vocational-technical school of choice and/or FAFSA and state financial aid if eligible to do so. The applicant must also be able to provide proof.
  • If an applicant is a dependent, they must prove that they are not receiving monetary assistance toward education from their parents or guardians.