The Carpe Diem Foundation is offering a great scholarship for their gap year programs to a low-income, first generation student. The student must be admitted to Portland State University, awarded a Pell grant and be a first generation college student. Click here for the application process. This is a great opportunity to travel internationally, earn credit and serve your community. The application deadline is June 1. Ask for an deadline extension if you need it! Let them know you just found out about the program.
Kathy Garrett has been a school counselor for over 30 years, and a college counselor for well over a decade.
Kathy Garrett, College Counselor
Consulting with students in Portland, Lake Oswego and other Portland, OR suburbs about choosing colleges, and offering support, expertise and encouragement through the application process.