The GO Youth ChalleNGe Program is a program to encourage and assist those students who graduate from the Louisiana National Guard's Youth ChalleNGe Program to continue their education and enhance their employment opportunities by providing tuition at an eligible Louisiana postsecondary institution.
Be a Louisiana resident; and
Be a graduate from the residential phase of the Louisiana National Guard's Youth ChalleNGe Program; and
Have earned a Louisiana high school equivalency diploma; and
Not have a criminal conviction, except for misdemeanor traffic violations; and
Submit a FAFSA for every year of enrollment in a postsecondary institution.
Have received the program grant for not more than two years, unless granted an exception for cause; and
Continue to enroll each subsequent semester or quarter as a full time student, unless granted an exception for cause; and
Maintain steady academic progress; and
Earn at least 24 hours each program year; and
Maintain a cumulative gpa of at least 2.50 on a 4.00 scale at the end of each program year; and
Submit a FAFSA or renewal FAFSA for each academic year during which the student is enrolled in a postsecondary institution.
GO Youth ChalleNGe Program Rules
(Chapter Fifteen of the Scholarship and Grant Program Rules)