College Scholarship Program

Once students graduate from our high school mentoring program, they receive a $2,000 scholarship ($500 per year for 4 years) to help them pay for their college textbooks and other related college expenses. The Daniel Trust Foundation Scholarship, while significant, only covers 42% of the student's needs. We wish we could do more. 

Why College Scholarships?

The average cost for college textbooks is $1,200.

70% of students graduate with student loan debt.

44 million Americans owe $1.3 trillion in student loans.

The average college graduate has $37,172 in student loan debt.

Impact of our Scholarship Program

56

The number of scholars who are currently benefiting from our College Scholarship Program. 

$94,000

 The amount of scholarships we will have awarded to scholars in our College Scholarship Program by the end of 2019.

93%

The percentage of scholars in our College Scholarship Program who graduate college within 4-5 years. 

Connecticut Office:

 

930 Main Street

Bridgeport, CT 06604 

Phone: (203) 545-3170

Email: info@DanielTrust.org

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