Giver-teensharp at richmond

Application for 2016-2017 College Access Ambassador Training Program is extended to August 10th.

Apply- NJ/PA

Apply- Delaware

 

We are looking for intellectually curious and passionate high school freshmen (preferred), sophomores, and juniors with a track record of leadership. 

About College Access Ambassador Training program: The College Access Ambassador Training is designed for teens who have a leadership track record or demonstrate leadership potential. Over the course of their training College Access Ambassadors strengthen their personal academic success skills, develop a deep understanding of the college admissions and application process, and take steps to bridge disparities in college awareness and enrollment in their communities.

In the past, College Access Ambassadors organized week-long College Awareness Weeks, provided peer tutoring, published newsletters, and conducted workshops on college admissions requirements, etc. The TeenSHARP College Access Ambassador Training is a four-year program that takes place on Saturdays (10am - 4:30pm) between September and May. Saturday mornings begin with a TeenSHARP session taking place between 10 am and 2 pm. Saturday afternoons are reserved for math tutoring, meetings with young professionals and education policy experts, and scholarship/conference/summer enrichment program application writing boot camps.