Would you like assistance in successfully reaching and graduating from college? (The CAMP scholarship can ONLY be applied to your College Freshman Year)
The College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) is a unique federally-funded educational support and scholarship program that helps more than 2,000 students annually from migrant and seasonal farmworking backgrounds to reach and succeed in college. Participants receive anywhere from $750 to $4,000.00 of financial support during their freshman year of college and ongoing academic support until their graduation. View the list of the (43) currently participating colleges/universities.Apply Now!
CAMP is the College Assistance Migrant program, a unique educational program that helps students from migrant and seasonal farmworking backgrounds succceed in college.
CAMP was established in 1972 and has helped over 20,000 students accomplish their educational goals.
CAMP offers pre-college transition and first-year support services to help students develop the skills needed to stay in school and succcessfully graduate from college.
CAMP services include providing help with admissions, financial aid and other university services.
CAMP staff can assist the student in:
Finding housing and roommates either on-campus or off-campus Select and registe for classes and introduce you to other student services Adjust to college life through individual and group counseling Develop a long-term support system Develop study and college survival skills Obtain tutors for academic assistance Receive supplemental financial assistance for books, supplies, health insurance and transportation
CAMP grants are individually evaluated by its retention and college graduation rates. CAMP grant directors collectively report 4-yr national retention rates of over 80% and college graduation rates of approximately 75%.