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CLASP Application

Post-secondary education is defined as any academic or vocational training after high school graduation that leads to a degree, a certificate, or a trade that the student can use to further her professional career and become a productive and successful adult. The institution that the student chooses must be eligible for Federal financial assistance.

The Charlton Loan and Scholarship Program (CLASP) is designed to facilitate and encourage students to strive for self-improvement during their placement at the Charlton School and after discharge by providing financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, and no-interest loans to students who demonstrate a motivation and an ability to seriously pursue a post-secondary education.

Post-secondary education is defined as any academic or vocational training after high school graduation that leads to a degree, a certificate, or a trade that the student can use to further her professional career and become a productive and successful adult. The institution that the student chooses must be eligible for Federal financial assistance.

Eligibility

A student who is successfully involved in or has successfully completed the Charlton School program is eligible to apply for financial assistance through C.L.A.S.P. She must also have applied to, been accepted by, or currently enrolled in a post-secondary program, from which a transcript of her most recent grades is required.

Application

A student should apply for support from C.L.A.S.P. through the Executive Director of the Charlton School. The Executive Director evaluates the application and submit it with a recommendation to the Executive Committee which reviews the application at the next Executive Committee meeting and decides on the type and amount of financial support. The Committee also reviews and revises the application form annually. Students must apply for aid each new term.

Funding

Funding for the program comes from available funds in the C.L.A.S.P. Fund. Individuals and corporation gifts may be specifically designated to support this important academic program.

CLASP Application should include the following information:

Completed application (please answer all questions)

A brief note explaining your current scholastic status and your future goals

Copy of your college class registration

A copy of your recent grades If you have received CLASP funds previously

If you have questions, please contact Karen Mallia.

Download an application