Oregon Campus Compact, in partnership with Washington Campus Compact is pleased to announce our newest grant proposal, the College Access Corps.
The College Access Corp is being submitted to the Corporation for National and Community Service and is pending CNCS approval. This new program will focus on developing, implementing or expanding K-12 college access programs.
12 Americorps members in Oregon will train and recruit college students from partner schools to act as college access coaches to economically disadvantaged (ED) youth. ED youth is defined as youth who qualify for the free/reduced lunch program.
Program goals include:
Member campuses, non-member campuses, nonprofits, and K-12 schools or districts can submit a LOI as long as they have an identified higher education partner