Eligibility is based on the following:

  • Student with a refugee background
  • Recipient of federal financial aid
  • Student in good academic standing
  • College level English
  • Work eligible
  • Permanent resident or citizen of the United States
  • Permanent resident of Utah

Target Population

Capable, highly motivated students with a refugee background, who are pursuing higher education and employment.

Funding Opportunities

The Refugee Education Initiative provides financial support such as:

  • Tuition assistance
  • Books and supplies
  • Tutoring
  • Bus pass, etc.

Application Process

Applicants must schedule an appointment with Amy Wylie to complete the application process and determine eligibility.