START @ DVC will be visiting UC Santa Cruz and CSU East Bay during spring break! This is open to current START @ DVC students. Please let us know by Friday, April 10th, if you would like to attend.

Both tours are FREE!!!

Please view the flyer for more information or contact either Rudolf ( or Lindsay ( start-campus-tour


The Capital One “Fostering A Future” Scholarship provides graduating high school seniors who were adopted from foster care with increased opportunities for advanced education.  Scholarship awards for students who will be attending two-year colleges next year are $5,000.  Scholarship awards for students attending four-year institutions are $10,000.

The Children’s Action Network and the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption are administrators of the Capital One “Fostering A Future” scholarship program.  An application form and specific eligibility requirements are attached.   The deadline for submitting the application is April 20, 2009.  Applications should be submitted to:

Children’s Action Network
Attention:  Capital One Scholarship
10951 West Pico Boulevard, Suite 330
Los Angeles, CA 90064

Please click here for the application.