Foster Youth College Success Initiative (FYCSI)

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The Foster Youth College Success Initiative (FYCSI) is a state program administered by the New York State Education Department that supports foster youth who are already in college or about to enter college. It provides support and financial assistance to help foster youth achieve academic success.

To be eligible for FYCSI, applicants must:

For more information please visit the Foster Youth College Success Initiative at the New York State Education Department ( nysed.gov).

To apply, please submit the FYCSI consent form to FCY4College@ocfs.ny.gov.