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College Bound

The definitive page for college bound students aiming to increase the chances of success at institutions of higher learning. Scholarship information, college visits, and other college related information is featured here.

Get Ready For The SAT!

February 17, 2018 5:58pm | Manuel A. Morillo

The March 10th, 2018 SAT test date is quickly approaching! With just 22 days before the test date, all individuals taking the test should begin to review if they have not done so already. Instead of stressing over formulas or topics that are unlikely to be […]

The Esperanza Education Fund

February 16, 2018 6:43pm | Danielle Barnes

The Esperanza Education Fund will award scholarships of at least $5000 and up to $20,000 to immigrant students and students who have two immigrant parents in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia to attend public colleges and universities. Students are eligible for the scholarship […]

Thinking About Attending FAMU?

February 16, 2018 6:15pm | Vanessa Roachè

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University “What distinguishes Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University from other universities?  It is it’s legacy of providing access to a high-quality, affordable education to many students who otherwise may never have the opportunity to fulfill their dreams of getting a college […]

What do colleges pay attention to?

February 15, 2018 6:15pm | Patricia Daniel

Colleges pay the most attention to your grades while you are a freshmen, tenth, and eleventh grader. You many think that it is fun to skip class and not go to school, but once it is time for you to graduate and be out on […]

Accuplacer Study App !!

February 12, 2018 9:23pm | Charity Walker

If you are a student who is interested in being apart of the dual enrollment program, you will be happy to hear that there is a new app that allows students to study for the accuplacer. This app allows students to familiarize themselves with the […]

Management and Tech Summer Institute

February 11, 2018 6:09pm | Tonea Epps

The Wharton University of Pennsylvania invites students to apply to the Management and Tech Summer Institute. It is Penn’s oldest coordinated dual-degree program, combining the fields of engineering and business. This program is a 3-week session that gives students a unique opportunity to explore the combination […]

College Fair!

February 2, 2018 6:27pm | Nadiyah Williams

Next Weekend on February 10th, Alfred Street Baptist Church is holding their 16th annual HBCU college festival. The Alfred Baptist church college festival is a huge college fair where over 70 colleges and universities will come out and represent their college. Some schools at the […]

Thinking About Attending Howard?

February 2, 2018 6:17pm | Vanessa Roache`

Howard University “The University has an enduring commitment to the education and advancement of underrepresented populations in America and the global community. Howard University’s unique mission represents an unwavering commitment to its core values of leadership, excellence, truth and service.” Howard University was established in […]

Thinking About Attending UMD?

January 30, 2018 4:28pm | Vanessa Roachè

 University Of Maryland UMD is a diverse community of 38,000 students, 9,000 faculty and staff, and 352,000 alumni. Located just outside Washington, D.C.,”we discover and share new knowledge every day through our renowned research enterprise and programs in academics, the arts and athletics. And we are […]

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Tau Delta Zeta Chapter Scholarship

January 27, 2018 4:16pm | Tonea Epps

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. is offering a scholarship for diligent high school female senior students. To be eligible for this scholarship you must be a resident of Prince George’s County, MD, accepted into an accredited four-year college or university, has an overall grade point […]