Please review this amazing opportunity for rising High School Juniors to apply to. Thank you Sis. Amaziyah for sharing this information. Please look below for details:
- is a FREE program offered by Wake Forest University at the Wake Forest Charlotte Center in Uptown Charlotte
- targets racially, ethnically, and economically diverse populations; and those historically underrepresented in higher education (e.g. first-generation college students, undocumented immigrants, etc.)
- requires students to attend Saturday Summits at the Wake Forest Charlotte Center, once-per-month from September 2018 – May 2019
- applications are available here. *Only rising-juniors may apply*
- Applications are due by August 31, 2018
- engage with community leaders in various industries – medicine, education, law, nonprofits, journalism, entrepreneurship, public advocacy, and much more!
- design a research study or social action intended to raise awareness, impact, or solve a social issue of their choice (e.g. education reform, community-police relations, immigration policy, LGBTQ rights, women’s rights, voting rights, mass incarceration, etc.)
- discover connections between their career aspirations and passion for social change
- interact with Wake Forest University students, faculty, and staff to prepare for college applications, college or job interviews, completing the FAFSA, and applying for scholarships
- develop a sense of critical and social consciousness
If you are interested in learning more about College LAUNCH for Leadership, please visit our website, or contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or (980) 224-9298
Please share this information to those that may benefit from this program.
May the blessings of Yah be with you and your family!