The Great Expectations Education Program for Foster Youth at Southside Virginia Community College helps current and former foster youth (ages 17-24) explore career possibilities, enroll in and complete college, and assistance with completing financial aid.
- Assistance with choosing an academic program & monitoring of academic progress
- Support through the FAFSA & scholarship process
- Access to college support services, such as tutoring & career exploration
- Assistance with earning your Career Readiness Certificate
- Participate in group activities and SVCC community involvement (read about a trip to the Governor's Mansion)
- Prince Edward
For information about the Great Expectations program at SVCC, please contact:
Mora da Silva
For more information about the Great Expectations Program at Virginia's Community Colleges, please see the Great Expectations website.