Houston, Texas Resources
Educational Partner Services
Participants enroll in the accredited colleges or apprenticeship programs of their choice to pursue the courses of study of their choice, with the goal to obtain a post-secondary certificate or degree. Family Scholar House helps participants access financial assistance to pay for classes and books. Through financial aid, Pell grants, scholarships, and sometimes student loans, participants attend school on a full-time basis. Many of the participants also obtain work-study assistance through their colleges or universities. All participants meet regularly with their Academic or Apprenticeship Coach to review educational progress.