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




Early February

High school juniors: Check out the QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program! Eligible high school juniors can be granted awards and opportunities for a head start in the college application process. Watch to learn more:

Eligible high school juniors

February - Early March

High school juniors: Are you eligible for the QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program? The application is now open! Awards include full scholarships to summer programs, up to $1,000 for a laptop, essay feedback, and more. Visit to learn more and apply.

Image: College Prep Scholars Program Flyer​

Eligible high school juniors

Week before the deadline: March 14 - 20, 2021

High school juniors: The deadline is quickly approaching for the QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program! Don't miss out — apply by March 24, 2021.

Image: Deadline Week Post

All applicants

Deadline day: March 24, 2021

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

Image: Deadline Day Post

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 equips academically outstanding students from low-income backgrounds to gain admission and full four-year scholarships to 45 top colleges through their programs for high school students. 

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 Please check it out! The deadline is to apply March 24, 2021.


[Your Name]