The Ford Family Foundation/Ford ReStart Program

The Ford Family Foundation established the Ford ReStart Scholarship Program to encourage adults, age 25 or older, to begin or return to full-time, post-secondary education. Each year, up to 46 applicants are selected from Oregon and Siskiyou County, California to receive a Ford ReStart scholarship. An applicant must be at least 25 years old by March 1 of the application year, be no more than halfway through their degree program, and seek an associate's degree or a Bachelor's degree at an eligible institution in CA or OR (and not previously have earned a Bachelor's degree).

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000 - $25,000
Number of Awards
45 - 46
Application Deadline
March 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
California, Oregon
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
California, Oregon
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Scholarship Programs Manager
The Ford Family Foundation
Address
440 East Broadway, Suite 200
City, State, Zip
Eugene, OR , 97401
Telephone
(541) 485-6211
E-mail
fordscholarships@tfff.org
Website
Website

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