an innovative and online non-profit
Data estimates that by 2020, 65% of job offerings will require a college degree. College graduates are averaging a salary double than that of their non-degree-holding counterparts.
Getting that higher-level education is essential. But getting into, paying for, and graduating from college is also no easy task. It’s only made more difficult for gifted students.
Provide students with academic and life skills via online tutorials and computer networks
Sponsor and provide underprivileged scholars with financial support for postsecondary education;
Cultivate a relationship with scholar to provide mentoring and support throughout their college career
Choice 2 Change Inc. is a non-profit corporation started in Los Angeles, CA.
Our goal is to encourage and invest in underprivileged scholarship recipients (gifted students) while establishing an affirmative support network that promotes personal and academic success.
We work to make sure at-risk and gifted youth have the same opportunities for schooling in a non-traditional way. We cater to, but are not limited to, the following gifted students: athletes, homeless, LGBT, low income and behavioral disorders.
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PROCESS
The full timeline is as follows:
Scholarship application opens
Early Application deadline
Application period closes
Application are reviewed by the scholarship committee
Scholars are notified
Scholarships are awarded
Serve as a positive role model and constant source of support.
Keep weekly check-ins with the scholarship recipient for personal purposes, such as physical and emotional safety
Execute monthly check-ins to ensure that educational goals are being set up and maintained, such as asking questions and encouraging your mentee to think critically about what they are learning
Provide quarterly in-person support and guidance to the scholarship recipient
Assist your mentee in developing a vision and goals for the future.
Set and enforce clear behavior expectations for the scholarship recipients and ensure they are met.
Provide monthly report to Scholarship Committee
For more information on becoming a C2C mentor or volunteering, please use the contact form.
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