2017 – 2018 Fresh Start Scholars

Marital Status:

  • 7 married – 6 w/children
  • 8 divorced or widowed – 4 w/children
  • 24 single – 12 w/children
  • Total dependent children: 49 (age 21 and under)

Age:

  • 20-29: 11
  • 30-39: 17
  • 40-49: 6
  • 50-59: 5

Ethnicity:

  • White – 13
  • African American – 19
  • Hispanic – 6
  • Pacific Islander – 1

Hometown:

  • 22 in New Castle County
  • 11 in Kent County
  • 6 in Sussex County

Majors:

  • 7 Business
  • 15 Social Sciences
  • 11 Healthcare
  • 5 Education
  • 1 Humanities

College/University:

  • 1 Delaware College of Art & Design
  • 3 Delaware State University
  • 14 Delaware Technical Community College
  • 2 Goldey Beacom College
  • 3 Springfield College
  • 1 University of Delaware
  • 1 Wesley College
  • 14 Wilmington University

2016-2017 Fresh Start Scholars

Marital Status:

  • 7 married w/children
  • 12 divorced or widowed – 8 w/children
  • 15 single – 10 w/children

Total dependent children: 50 (age 21 and under)

  • Age 20-29: 5 children
  • Age 30-39: 16 children
  • Age 40-49: 6 children
  • Age 50-59: 7 children

Ethnicity:

  • White – 12
  • African American – 15
  • Hispanic – 6
  • Pacific Islander – 1

Hometown:

  • 22 in New Castle County
  • 5 in Kent County
  • 7 in Sussex County

Majors:

  • 7 Business
  • 15 Social Sciences
  • 7 Healthcare
  • 4 Education
  • 1 Humanities

College/University:

  • 1 Delaware State University
  • 8 Delaware Technical Community College
  • 3 Goldey Beacom College
  • 2 Springfield College
  • 1 Strayer University
  • 1 Wesley College
  • 1 Widener University
  • 17 Wilmington University