Information you’ll need to provide

  • Photo ID, state license or school ID. 
  • An essay (no more than 650 words), describing more about yourself and how the scholarship would benefit you.
  • Proof of need for the scholarship, such as a copy of your most recent Student Aid Report from FASFA, a homeless tuition waiver, DCF tuition waiver, or DACA documentation. 
  • If a Freshman, a copy of your high school transcript. 
  • If you’ve completed at least one semester, a copy of your current college transcripts (unofficial or official).
  • Copy of your financial aid award letter for 2021-2022.
  • Two (2) recommendations who agree to complete an online form.

Helpful tips

  • There is a $150 fee due at the time of move in. 
  • Have all of your documents prepared before starting the application. The application does not allow for you to save and return. 
  • To remain eligible for the program, be sure to enroll each Fall and Spring semester as a full-time student (minimum 9-hours per semester) and maintain a 2.5 Semester GPA during the award period.
  • As a part of the application review process, you will receive a background check at no cost.

About this program

Provided by: Educate Tomorrow and GWJ Foundation

If you have questions, you can speak with a program representative at:

Email: Devin@educatetomorrow.org

Program Information: GWJ Foundation Housing Scholarship

Additional Resources for FIU Students: OneStop Tuition Waivers

Additional Resources for MDC Students: DACA Tuition Waiver

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How we can help

Here is direct contact information for a Program Representative who will answer any questions and help you apply.

  1. To get started, call or email the expert below from Educate Tomorrow.
  2. You might say, “Hi, I’m a student of Miami-Dade College or FIU and I need help applying for the Housing Scholarship. Can you help me apply?”

If you don’t hear back within 48 hours, send us an email at info@axishelps.org.

Devin Floyd, Program Director and Care Coordinator

Educate Tomorrow

Devin@educatetomorrow.org