Advanced Studies Scholarship Fund (ASF)

Are you a former foster youth with a college degree who is looking to pursue an advanced degree? Orangewood Foundation may be able to help! Advanced Studies is a scholarship program for former foster youth who have received a college degree and want to pursue advanced studies, and have a current or past connection to Orangewood Foundation.

To date, Orangewood’s Advanced Studies program has awarded 59 scholarships to 31 dynamic young adults to attend Harvard University, UCLA, Southwestern Law School, UCI, University of Hawaii, Johns Hopkins University and more!

History
The Advanced Studies program came about through the situation of one dynamic young lady... Read more
Our Scholarship Students
To date, Orangewood's Advanced Studies program has awarded 59 scholarships to 31 dynamic young adults who are proving that, given the opportunity of a level playing field, foster youth can beat the odds and succeed in life. Read more
How To Apply
See the Advanced Studies Fund Guidelines and Application below for more information including details about the application process. Read more

What they are saying...

  • “Receiving the ASF scholarship has impacted my life tremendously!…and [has] kept me connected to my OCF family.”

    – Karla