First Generation Scholarships

Who is a First Generation Student?

What individuals are considered first generation college students? These are students whose parents never enrolled in a postsecondary education (meaning college, university, etc.) The department of education defines it as those whose parents' highest level of education is a high school diploma or less.

As a first generation college student, you may feel very overwhelmed and not know where to begin. Check out the following resources to help get you started in the process. 




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