Highlights AS OF 2018
91% of our students are still in school or have graduated.
Five of our students have graduated.
Since 2016, Raise the Barr has awarded nearly $250,000 in scholarships and emergency grants
We launched an emergency grant application for single parents with partner charities in Los Angeles.
We distributed grants to the University of Minnesota and Jeremiah Program for them to distribute emergency grants directly to their undergraduate students.
We made a gift to the University of Minnesota’s Student Parent HELP Center (SPHC) to fund a new research initiative that will evaluate SPHC’s programming and its impact on student parents’ successful graduation.
We increased the number of our annual scholarships from four to twelve.
Now meet our scholarship students!
Our 2019/2020 Scholarship Recipients
Our 2018/2019 Scholarship Recipients
Our 2017/2018 Scholarship Recipients
Our 2016/2017 Scholarship Recipients
Our 2015/2016 Scholarship Recipient