What is Crosby Scholars?
- We are a FREE college access program for public middle and high school students.
- We prepare students academically, personally, and financially for college admission and other post-secondary opportunities best suited to a student's needs, aptitudes, and dreams.
- Our program is modeled after the successful program in Forsyth County, which has a 23-year history of providing academic training, financial aid and college application workshops, advisory services, and college tours.
What is required of Crosby Scholars?
To successfully complete the program each year, Scholars must:
- attend one Academy designed for their grade level
- complete two hours of community service and submit the form
- demonstrate good citizenship (no out-of-school suspensions)
- be drug-free
What benefits does the program offer to students and parents?
- Free college visits
- Free test prep (SAT/ACT), financial aid workshops, and more!
- Free one-to-one advising in the senior year for all college application steps
- Leadership opportunities
- Annual recognition for Scholars
- Expert advice on college access questions
- Parent informational meetings and resources
- An opportunity to belong to a well-known and established program, which is acknowledged by college admissions (particularly in NC)