In a collaboration between Foster Love and the Milligan Family Foundation,,we are excited to offer this incredible scholarship program tailored to elevating the experiences of current and former foster youth across America. Read More

Our Award Benefits

  • Recipients are awarded up to $10,000 available for two years.

  • Funding can support Tuition, Academic Costs, Tools, Housing, Travel, Equipment, and more.

  • Join a community of young trade professionals.

  • Explore career development & professional workshops hosted by our partners.

  • Develop the tools and experience needed to pursue a high-demand career.


  • Individuals seeking eligibility must fall within ages 18 to 25 in the year of application.
  • Those applying must hold United States citizenship.
  • Those seeking consideration should provide evidence of acceptance into an accredited two-year public or nonprofit college or vocational school, with the intent to enroll on a full-time basis.
    Read More

Learn More About Our Students


Our Impact

  • 00


    The American Industries Scholarship boasts a 95% program completion rate, with students typically finishing their trade certification in 18 months.

  • 00

    Commencing in 2022, a total of 30 trade scholarships have been awarded to individuals who have experienced foster care.

  • $



    A total of $300,000 in scholarships has been granted to students currently pursuing trades or who have previously pursued them.

  • $


    As per the 2023 data from Data USA, the average national annual wage for Veterinary Technicians is estimated to be $81,847.

Foster Love is transforming the way youth experience foster care.

Frequently Asked Questions

These FAQ answers some of the common questions regarding the application, selection, and admissions process. Please visit our contact us page for additional information.

Share & Connect