Begin Your Application On-Line!
Now the ETV application is even easier! There are two ways to begin the ETV application
process. You can complete some of the paperwork online and then simply print them
out and mail them in, or you can download paper copies, print them, and complete
them by hand. Either way, beginning your ETV application can be just moments way.
ETV program drives young woman to her educational destination
Mari Brauer is doing well two years out of foster care. She’s only 20, but already
she is a licensed insurance agent.
Young Detroiter is at home with the ETV program
Tiffany Harris, a 20-year old junior at Detroit’s Marygrove College, has added homeowner
to her list of accomplishments since leaving the foster care system three years
What are Education and Training Vouchers?
With the enactment of the Safe and Stable Families Act, H.R. 2873 - 10 section 201,
the Federal Government has recently provided allocations to states. These vouchers
may be provided to eligible youth to help fund their post-secondary educational
and training endeavors. Funds from this source are called Education and Training
Youth eligible for this funding opportunity must meet Michigan’s Youth in Transition
(YIT) fund eligibility requirements. Youth who were adopted on or after their 16th
birthday are also eligible. Funds from this source are available to youth until
their 23rd birthday as long as all eligibility requirements continue to be met.