Equal Chance for Education

 

Mission

The mission of Equal Chance for Education is to enable opportunities for higher education without regard to race, religion, or nation of birth

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Grants

Grant Year Amount Program Name Program Area Description
2020 $35,000 education Learn more

Equal Chance for Education has supported 306 DACA students at 15 colleges and universities in Tennessee who do not have equitable access to higher education because of their legal status. Through tuition support and intensive mentoring, ECE is providing an opportunity to achieve the American Dream through a college degree.

2019 $25,000 education Learn more

Equal Chance for Education has supported 214 DACA students at 15 colleges and universities in Tennessee who do not have equitable access to higher education because of their legal status. Through tuition support and intensive mentoring, ECE is providing an opportunity to achieve the American Dream through a college degree.

2018 $25,000 Educational Opportunities for Undocumented Students in Tennessee education Learn more

Through tuition assistance, intensive mentoring, networking, and career guidance, ECE is cultivating young leaders of our community through a college degree. ECE currently supports 148 DACA students at 8 Tennessee universities who are ineligible for financial aid, student loans, and in-state tuition rates because of their legal status.