By submitting this application, you will have taken the first step toward a rewarding educational experience. You will be contacted by the EIF Higher Education Advisor to discuss more details about the program, your acceptance into the program, program expectations, and the opportunities for guidance and financial assistance that EIF will provide. Together, we will get you on your way toward a promising high school education and help you realize your full potential by paving the way toward college, a promising career and beyond. All information is confidential and for EIF program purposes only.
In order to submit your application, you must complete the photo release and FERPA forms and then hit submit. Thank You.
I hereby give the Education is Freedom Foundation (“Education is Freedom”) and its employees, agents and/or representatives my full and irrevocable
permission to photograph, videotape, and/or audio record my child; to copyright, publish, reproduce, modify, or otherwise use, on the internet or
elsewhere, my child’s photograph, image, voice or other likeness, work product, name, school name, city/state of residence, grade level,
honors and/or rewards (the “Materials” and “Information”), alone or in combination, for any educational, promotional, news, or any other purpose
Education is Freedom deems appropriate.
This permission extends to and includes any news organization, publication, website, or other media
that may obtain the Materials and Information from Education is Freedom. I also acknowledge that Education is Freedom has full discretion whether
or not to use any or all rights granted here.
I assign all rights, including any copyrights, I or my child may have in the Materials to Education is Freedom, worldwide, in any medium now known or
hereafter discovered. I understand that, notwithstanding such assignment, Education is Freedom agrees that my child may reproduce, distribute or
otherwise use any Materials he/she created for his/her portfolio or other non‐ commercial purposes, so long as appropriate credit is given to
Education is Freedom.
I, for myself and for my child as his/her legal representative, hereby release and forever discharge Education is Freedom, its officers, directors,
executives, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns, from any and all liabilities, known or unknown, arising out of the use of the
Materials and Information.
I give these permissions, releases and assignments in consideration for my child’s participation in Education is Freedom’s programs.
I understand that neither I nor my child will receive any money in exchange for these rights or this release.
I hereby certify that I have read this Publicity Consent and Release and fully understand its terms and conditions. I further certify that I am
the parent or legal guardian of the child identified below, that I have full legal right, authority and capacity to sign this Publicity Consent and
Release for myself and my child, and that I am signing for myself and for my child as his/her legal representative.
FERPA: The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974 establishes the rights of students with regard to educational records.
When a student reaches the age of 18 or attends a school beyond the high school level, FERPA provides student confidentiality of information.
The Act requires prior consent from the student for disclosure of educational records to third parties. The consent must be in writing, signed
and dated by the student, and must specify records to be released and the names of the parties to whom such records shall be released.
The consent will remain in effect until it is revoked by the student at any time in writing.
In signing this waiver,
I_______ _______(Parent Name)______________, give permission to Dallas Independent School District
to release financial aid and academic information including but not limited to grade point average, achievement test scores,
disciplinary records, financial aid award letter, and academic transcript to Education is Freedom, for purposes of determining eligibility for
and awarding of scholarships and evaluation of the Education is Freedom college access program.