Student Outreach Toolkit

Educators are in a unique position to help high-achieving, low-income students reach their full potential. To help students understand what QuestBridge is and how they can take full advantage of our programs, please use the following resources to share information with your eligible students.

Outreach Messages for High School Juniors

We encourage your high school or college counseling office to follow QuestBridge on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook so you can easily re-share posts from QuestBridge. You can also adapt the posts below for social media, online bulletin boards, or other channels your school uses to reach students.

Sample Posts

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Early Feburary

The College Prep Scholars Program helps academically outstanding high school juniors from low-income backgrounds start their paths to admission to a top college. Take a look at what some past College Prep Scholars gained from their experience: https://youtu.be/BXVELYw2ADM

Eligible high school juniors

February - Early March

High school juniors: The QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program is now open! Apply by March 24 for awards like full scholarships to college summer programs, up to $1,000 for a laptop, essay feedback, and more. Find out if you're eligible and apply for free at www.questbridge.org.

Image: 2022 College Prep Scholars Program flyer

Eligible high school juniors

Week before the deadline: March 14 - 18, 2022

High school juniors: There’s one week left to apply to the QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program! Don't miss out — apply by March 24, 2022.

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All applicants

Deadline day: March 24, 2022

High school juniors: Applications for the QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program are due tonight, March 24, at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time. Good luck and dream big!

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All applicants

Personal Message for High School Juniors

If you prefer to reach out to students individually, you can adapt the message below:

 

Subject: Reaching out about the College Prep Scholars Program 

 

Hi [Student Name],

I wanted to reach out to tell you about an organization that could be very beneficial to you as you prepare for the college application process. QuestBridge is a nonprofit that connects academically outstanding students from low-income backgrounds with admission and full four-year scholarships to over 45 top colleges through the National College Match.  

I encourage you to learn more about the College Prep Scholars Program for high school juniors. As a College Prep Scholar, you could receive various awards and opportunities, such as a full scholarship to a college summer program, feedback on your college essay, a new laptop, and more. More information about eligibility is available at www.questbridge.org. Please check it out! The deadline is to apply March 24, 2022.

Best,

[Your Name]