The Russell Kantor Next Steps Fund honors the memory of Russell Kantor, son of LA Conservation Corps Founder Mickey Kantor. It aims to encourage and support the Corps’ young people in their further education and training, so they might find greater opportunities and realize the goals they developed while in the Corps.
You should be a current or former Corps member in the Young Adult Corps for at least 6 months.
You should have previously received a Russell Kantor award and previously used a majority of that award.
You should have plans to enroll in a college program in the coming year.
Corps members in the work/study program and students in the Pico-Saito charter school who are also participating in the LA Conservation Corps programs may apply.
Applications must be submitted by 12 pm on Wednesday, December 19th, 2018.
If you have questions or require assitance with the application, please contact RK Next Steps Fund Coordinator Maria Cortez at (213) 840-8097 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You must include your most recent transcripts and a class schedules, if applicable.