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We offer programs that provide access, inspire interest, and promote readiness for college life. Our focus is on pre-college and underrepresented students. We empower students to know what to expect in college, how to apply, and how to make informed decisions so that they can succeed and thrive in school.

Announcing our new Writing Competition

November 18, 2022–February 13, 2023

We will select the three best entries addressing the importance of a college education.

High school students (grades 9–12) are invited to participate. Entries will be 700–750 words.


  • 1st Place: $500
  • 2nd Place: $350
  • 3rd Place: $250

More information

When you submit your information in the appropriate form below, you will receive the writing prompt and complete instructions. If you have additional questions, please contact us:


Students please use this form.

Writing Competition - Student

Counselors, teachers, or parents/guardians please use this form.

Writing Competition - Other

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