El Monte Promise News

December 27, 2018

2018-2019 Immigrant Scholarships

About Immigrants Rising – Immigrants Rising helps you make decisions based on your potential, not your perceived limits. With Immigrants Rising information, resources, and support, you can see what’s possible.   To view the scholarship resource please https://immigrantsrising.org/resource/list-of-undergraduate-scholarships/

July 3, 2018

Prosperity Now – College Savings for College Success: Helping Low-Income Families Access Higher Education Through 529 Accounts

According to surprising results announced in an El Monte, California needs assessment in 2009, local families’ dialogues regarding higher education decidedly dwindled over the course of a child’s life. In contrast, more affluent areas saw an increase in high-school-to-college transitional rhetoric. Of course, that’s not to imply that local parents weren’t encouraging college attainment for Read more…

April 18, 2018

ScholarShare529 Matching Grant Program

In collaboration with ScholarShare529, the El Monte Promise Foundation and ScholarShare are teaming up to offer local families the opportunity to save for college! The state of California is offering up to a $200 match for families who qualify for the ScholarShare Matching Grant Program. For full details regarding the Matching Grant Program please visit Read more…

October 24, 2017

It pays to save! Our Scholars Savings Program Raffle!

The results are in! This years’s winning numbers are 83! Los resultados de la rifa se han anunciado. ¡Los números ganadores son 83! How were results determined? ¿Cómo se determino los números ganadores? Above is the closing adjusted stock value of Facebook for Tuesday, December 5, 2017. This closing date was chosen to determine the Read more…

June 5, 2017

Scholarship Opportunity: Adults 18-24 become a SGV CC Corpsmember and join the Wildland Fire Academy!

Scholarship Opportunity: Adults 18-24 become a SGV CC Corpsmember and join the Wildland Fire Academy! Application deadline: June 12, 2017 Contact Olga Duran (626) 899-4397 or JJ Ortega (626) 230-6220 for more information. Download Program Check out SGV:CC Requirements: Must be a San Gabriel Valley Conservation Corpsmember (no exceptions) Must have a high school diploma/GED Read more…