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The Commission for Higher Education received a grant from the Office of Faith Based and Community Initiatives with the purpose of assisting with college completion for 21st Century Scholars.This grant now funds a new program called Indiana Scholar Corp for Twenty-First Century Scholar college students. The program is overseen by an AmeriCorps member with four main objectives for the program.

  • Academic Performance and Persistence resulting in increased GPA and on-time completion rates
  • Student Engagement and Enrichment resulting in increased student persistence and retention rates
  • Career Exploration and Enrichment resulting in increasing student perception of career preparedness
  • Financial Literacy and Debt Management resulting in reduced debt load and federal student loan default rates

Read more about ScholarCorps resources here: http://www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/specialized/tfcs/index.html