Last summer, President Obama announced that The White House will reinstate PELL funding for people in prison. In collaboration with Tacoma Community College, FEPPS applied and our application was chosen along with those of three other programs in the state; University Beyond Bars, in collaboration with Seattle Central College and Centralia College, in collaboration with Cedar Creek Corrections Center. This will allow us to enroll many of the women on our waitlist. We are honored to play a part in this historic moment and thank President Obama and his administration for supporting our students and higher education in prison. You can read more in this Seattle Times article.