Promise Scholars Applicants should meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Must be a former foster youth between the ages of 17-23
  • Must be a California resident
  • Qualify for admissions to CSU Stanislaus
  • Qualify for admissions to the Educational Opportunity Program of CSU Stanislaus
  • Complete the FAFSA
  • Qualify for "Independent" Student Status under federal financial aid guidelines
  • Must be motivated to pursue a college degree
  • If select, must be willing to participate in the EOP Summer Bridge Program