The Guardian Scholars Program creates a welcoming and supportive environment for current and former foster youth.
Our goal is to empower you to reach your full potential and achieve your academic, personal, and career goals. Guardian Scholars promotes self-advocacy by establishing meaningful connections and a support network within the El Camino College community.
In addition, the Guardian Scholars Program gives you the opportunity to develop educational dreams and interpersonal skills on your journey
toward becoming one of the leaders of tomorrow.
How to Apply
In order to qualify for the Guardian Scholars Program at El Camino College, students must complete the following steps:
To remain eligible for the program the recipient must:
With changes happening quickly, we want to make sure you know that we are here for you. We understand the diverse emotions or conflicts that may arise from this pandemic. Be assured that we will be doing everything within our reach to provide you with as many resources needed for your health, financial concerns, and academic excellence.
The Guardian Scholars team is here to help you remotely. Visit the Contact page to chat online.
Guardian Scholars Program
Student Services Building, Room 227
(EOPS/CARE, CalWORKs & Guardian Scholars Office)
Mondays-Thursdays: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Fridays: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.