Act fast! Parsons Scholars Free College Prep for Sophomores in NYC

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Calling all Sophomores! Parsons Scholars applications are due on Friday, October 24, 8:00pm

Parsons Scholars is a FREE need-based 2.5 yr long college preparatory program for NYC public high school students.  Accepted students attend Saturday and summer programs on full scholarship, study with college professors, and have incredible support in preparing for college.  Students are accepted as sophomores and remain in the program throughout their high school career. img_1583

Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded 7 college credits!

To apply:

  • you MUST be a NYC Public HS student in your sophomore year and able to demonstrate financial need.
  • you MUST attend the Parsons Scholars info session on Wednesday 10/15: 4:30-6pm. (That’s THIS Wednesday!)  at Parsons’ Teresa Lang Student Center, 55 West 13th St, (between 5th and 6th Ave.), Room 202.  Application support will be provided.
  • you MUST be passionate about Art/Design with sights set on majoring in the field in college!
  • you MUST fill out this easy Online Application Form by Friday, October 24th, 2014.

Take a look at the Parsons Scholars website and blog for more info or contact them directly with questions:
212.229.8933 (dial 3)
ParsonsScholars@newschool.edu

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Parsons Scholars: Students take a wide range of visual art
& design courses at Parsons the New School for
Design.  They explore exciting art and design
careers and college options, and learn how to apply to
the colleges of their choice, with a focus on
art/design programs.

-from the Parsons Scholars website

This entry was written by NYC Scholastic Awards and published on October 13, 2014 at 3:22 pm. It’s filed under Art. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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