Pledge to Connect Your Students to Scholarships

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Connect your students to over $5 million in scholarship opportunities
The Scholarships

Scholarships will be awarded through monthly drawings to students who complete each action.

Implementation Resources

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The College Board Opportunity Scholarships is a new program that guides students through the college planning process and offers them a chance to earn money for college for each action they complete. This unique opportunity is open to juniors and seniors attending high school in the United States, Puerto Rico, and other U.S. territories, starting with the class of 2020. By completing a series of simple steps that will move them closer to college, each student has the chance to earn up to $40,000.

1. Build a College List: $500

2. Practice for the SAT: $1,000

3. Improve Their Score: $2,000

4. Strengthen Their College List: $500

5. Complete the FAFSA: $1,000

6. Apply to Colleges: $1,000

Complete Their Journey: $40,000

Students who complete all six scholarship steps are eligible for a $40,000 scholarship.

Take the Pledge

Take the pledge and receive a free toolkit to help you support your students.

Join a national movement to support students on their college journeys and encourage them to take advantage of the clear steps and benefits of the College Board Opportunity Scholarships. 

Ready to promote the scholarships today to students and families?  We’ve created downloadable resources to get you started.

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