First, please fill out the form below and click “submit.”

Then, click on the “Agree to Terms” button below to accept the term of the program and permit us to review your records.

Rising Scholars Network Clean Slate Program Registration

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  • You don't need to answer this question now, but we may request this information later so that we can properly advise you about your legal options.
  • Please note: we need a copy of your record from the California Department of Justice, NOT from a background check company such as Checkr, and not abstracts of judgment or other local court records. The DOJ is the most comprehensive source, and we don't want to miss anything! If you do have a recent DOJ RAP, you won't need to do the Live Scan process. If you have trouble uploading the file, you can email it to
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