Heartland CAMP

Heartland CAMP is a federally funded program that provides intensive academic, social, and financial supports to help students from migratory, seasonal or temporary farm-work backgrounds successfully complete their first year of college and continue in postsecondary education. 

Contact person:

Stacy Mendez, Project Director



Eligibility Requirements:

  • Migratory, seasonal, or temporary farm work background
  • Freshman status, full-time enrollment
  • Financial need
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Commitment to participate in all required program services and activities

Why this program?

  • Financial scholarships, laptop, and UNIV 101 tuition waiver
  • Bi-weekly advising and mentoring
  • Free tutoring
  • Connections to other students, campus programs and opportunities

Application window:

2020-2021 school year:

September 1, 2019 - until full (Priority deadline: February 1, 2019)

Apply now!

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