How To Apply For GRAD

Please carefully read and follow the instructions below:

1. Download the GRAD application from our website.

2. The application is PDF fillable, so please fill it out and save it.

3. Once you have filled out your application and saved it, send an email to with your completed GRAD application as an attachment. In the body of your email, please provide:
1.  Your name
2.  Your age
3.  Your school
3.  Your contact information (cell phone number and email address)

If you have more than one cell phone number or email address, only give us the cell phone number and email address where you want us to contact you.

4. Within a week from Open Hand receiving, you application and your Demographic Questionnaire you will receive a call, text and email from Open Hand telling you that we have received your application. We will also give you further instructions on what you will need to do to proceed with the application process.

 If we are unable to reach you and confirm your information, you will not be able to proceed with the application process.  We allow up to 7 days for you to respond after we send you the call, text and email telling you we have received your application.  

If you have questions or concerns, please call Open Hand of Fredericksburg at (540)-834-4455.
Please do not call us about your application unless you sent it, and after 2 business days, you did not get a call, text or email from us. Since we are not open on the weekend, both Saturday and Sunday do not qualify as business days.  

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