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 Seniors

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




Late Summer

The National College Match helps academically outstanding high school seniors from low-income backgrounds achieve their dreams of attending a top college. Watch to learn how you can apply for full four-year scholarships to the nation's best colleges:

Eligible high school seniors

August - Early September

High school seniors: Apply by September 28 for full four-year scholarships to top colleges through the 2021 National College Match. Find out if you're eligible and apply for free at

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Eligible high school seniors

Week before the deadline: September 20 - 24, 2021

High school seniors: The deadline is quickly approaching for the QuestBridge National College Match! Don't miss out — apply by September 28, 2021.

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All applicants

Deadline day: September 28, 2021

High school seniors: Applications for the QuestBridge National College Match are due tonight, September 28, at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time. Good luck and dream big!

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All applicants

Personal Message for High School Seniors

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


Subject: Reaching out about the National College Match 


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 45 top colleges through the National College Match.  

More information about eligibility is available at Please check it out! The deadline is to apply September 28, 2021.


[Your Name]