Academic Year Gap Housing Applicaiton

Gap Housing is provided to approved New Jersey Foster Care (NJFC) Scholars during the current academic year, while undergraduate courses at your school are on break.

Eligibility

To be eligible for Gap Housing, a student must:

1)  Be an active and enrolled 2018-2019 NJFC Scholar

  • a. Students removed from NJFC during the 2018-2019 academic year are not eligible
  • b.  Students who age out of funding or who graduate during the 2018-2019 academic year are eligible to apply for Gap Housing

2) Be at risk of homelessness

“Homelessness” will be defined as someone who lacks a fixed, nighttime residence, or someone with an unsafe living condition (domestic violence, unsanitary conditions, etc.)