McLaren Scholarship

Award Criteria:

  • Former/current foster care youth graduating from high school or current undergraduate level college student.
  • Attending any accredited university or community college.
  • Full time student
  • Financial need as demonstrated by the FAFSA.
  • Preference for students that were in foster care in Arizona.

Award Renewal: Each spring, eligible students will be contacted via email with instructions on how to request continued McLaren funding. This scholarship is renewable for up to 4 years if the following criteria is met:

  • Complete a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester.
  • In good standing to continue at the college/university.
  • Submit an up-to-date copy of your transcript for the previous academic year.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Foster care information
    • 1. Are you currently in foster care?
    • 2. Ward of the state of Arizona from when to when? (ex: 2004-2011)
    • 3. Have you ever been a ward of any other State(s)
    • 4. If yes, please list the state and when. (ex: California, 2004-2005) IF no, type N/A.
    • 5. CPS Case Manager Name (Current or former)
    • 6. CPS Caseworker phone (if unknown, type 000-000-0000)
    • 7. Have you been adopted?