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EOPS Phoenix Scholars

Phoenix Scholars  

Phoenix Scholars is committed to improving educational outcomes of foster youth by increasing access to college and supporting their academic success. Under the guidance of the Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOPS) in collaboration with Student Financial Services, Phoenix Scholars works with on- and off-campus partners including the Corona-Norco Unified School District, THRIVE Independent Living Program, and Riverside County Children’s Services, to help foster youth achieve their educational and career goals.

Services for eligible students include:

  • Assistance with college and financial aid applications
  • Priority registration
  • EOPS services for eligible students admitted to the program
  • Referrals to campus and local service agency programs
  • Life skills and career exploration workshops

Eligibility for Services:

  • Must be a current or former foster youth
  • 17-24 years old (most services through 21 years old)
  • Valid high school diploma or GED
If you are currently not an EOPS student, please visit their website for information about program services, eligibility, and application process at: norcocollege.edu/services/eops