SIJS Benefits Eligibility Benchcard (July 2022) [pdf]

This Benchcard discusses the qualifications for Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) status, how to apply for and obtain SIJ status, qualifications for SIJ status, and how to receive benefits after receiving SIJ status. It also outlines the federal and state public benefits and other government-funded programs available to SIJ children as well as the eligibility period.