Get An Education

Education expenses to attend an accredited post-secondary institution may include tuition, fees, books, supplies, and equipment required for courses of instruction.  FAIM participants must complete 10 hours of career planning activities provided by a FAIM Coach or through College Admissions Counselors.

Eligibility for FAIM
Participants must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age

  • Have earned income at the time of enrollment

  • Be a resident of Minnesota at time of participation in FAIM

  • Have assets of $10,000 or less

  • Deposit savings from earned income

  • Have combined income at or below 200% of poverty (see table below)

Participant’s income and assets may increase after entrance into the FAIM program.