Medgar Evers College | Metropolitan College of New York | Pace University

Welfare to Careers Project


The mission of the Welfare to Careers Project is to influence public welfare policy by demonstrating, through a replicable model, that a career-focused Bachelor’s degree with comprehensive support services will enable low-income, underserved people to achieve economic self-sufficiency.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Have an application on file.
  • Have completed a FAFSA (U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens).
  • Be in good academic standing.
  • Not have any loans in default.
  • First use all eligible grants, such as Pell and TAP, before a scholarship/award can be applied to student account.
  • Complete and submit all required verification documents to the Office of Financial Aid within 30 days of the request.
  • Have all required documents for acceptance to either MEC, MCNY, or Pace.