College Prep Scholars Program: Application Resources

Welcome to our Application Resources page for the 2018 College Prep Scholars Program. We hope that it will help you easily access tools to complete your application! The deadline is March 21, 2018.

Key Sections:

  1. Household and Income
  2. Recommendation
  3. Academic
  4. Essay
  5. Review
  6. Submit

Household and Income

Income and Assets Guide

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Household and Income Section FAQ

Video Tutorials

Bridge Badge

Earn the Household Badge by filling out the Household page.


The Student Resource Center: 

Applying for College



Recommendations FAQ


Securing a Great Recommendation

Join a live webinar about selecting a recommender and understanding general recommendation etiquette. 

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Bridge Badge

Earn the Recommender Badge by registering your recommender.



Bridge Badge

Earn the Coursework Badge by filling out your coursework and the Transcript Badge by uploading your high school transcript.


The Student Resource Center: 

Applying for College

Writing Essays

The Bridge Blog 

What makes a college essay stand out?


Crafting a College Essay

Learn how you can craft a college essay that shares your unique story for the College Prep Scholars Program application and beyond. 

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Download our Crafting a College Essay Brainstorming Worksheet

Bridge Badge

Earn the Writing Badge by completing your essay and short answers.

  • Visit your Review page to identify any errors or missing information.

  • Check your entire application to make sure you answered all the questions and to proofread for any typos or grammatical mistakes.

  • Check your application proof to be sure all your responses appear the way you would like them to. Watch for any cut-off text or other issues that you should fix before submitting.
  • Contact us if you experience technical difficulties.

  • Even if your recommendation has not been submitted, submit your application by the deadline. (And then remind your recommender to submit online as soon as possible.)
  • Earn the last Bridge Badge by submitting your application by Wednesday, March 21, at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.