John Seita http://michiganradio.org en Seita Scholars Program Helps Foster Care Alumni http://michiganradio.org/post/seita-scholars-program-helps-foster-care-alumni <p>There are lots of scholarship programs that help pay for school.&nbsp; One scholarship at Western Michigan University goes farther to help students tackling college on their own.&nbsp;</p><p>John Seita's an alumni of WMU.&nbsp; Against long odds he earned three degrees from the school, after he aged out of the foster care system.&nbsp; His story inspired a program bearing his name.</p><p>Now the Seita Scholars Program helps students facing similar challenges.&nbsp; It’s a full tuition scholarship for people who've aged out of the foster care system.</p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 21:27:09 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 10894 at http://michiganradio.org Seita Scholars Program Helps Foster Care Alumni