The Parents as Scholars (PAS) JOBS activity is currently suspended.


In 2011, the legislature approved DHS suspending the PAS program effective July 1, 2011.  Participants who were enrolled in PAS prior to the suspension were allowed to finish, no new participants have entered PAS since June 30, 2011.

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Program intent

The intent of PAS is to help support TANF clients who are or who will be undergraduates in beginning or continuing a two- or four-year degree program. Schools that a PAS participant may attend include a:

  • Four-year college or university;
  • Junior college or community college;
  • Technical, professional or career school.
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461-190-0199 Parents as Scholars

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