Financial Assistance Policy

Brookdale Center is pleased to make partial and full scholarships available for individuals in need of financial assistance with tuition to our Advocacy Training Programs. To see if you qualify for a full or partial scholarship, please do the following:

1) Check to see if you meet the criteria listed in the chart below.

2) If you qualify under any of the categories listed, please write a detailed explanation as to why you are requesting a scholarship, and send via email to Eusebio Silverio at es3569@hunter.cuny.edu

3) Please include the date and name of the training program you wish to attend.

All requests must be made in writing and received at least two weeks prior to the training date.  Phone calls will not be accepted.  Scholarship recipients will be notified within 3 business days via email as to the status of their request.

INDIVIDUAL ANNUAL INCOME SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT

- Under $25,000 ......................... Full Scholarship
- $25,000 - $35,000 ..................... 50% discount
- $35,000 - $50,000 ..................... 25% discount
- Legal Aid/Legal Services Attorneys .... 35% discount
- Students ...............................50% discount

PLEASE NOTE:   Because space is limited, Brookdale Center reserves the right to limit the number of scholarships awarded for any given class.  All request for scholarships will be reviewed in the order in which they are received.