APPLY NOW: Hyphen Hacks LWHS Hackathon, Oct. 20-21

Hyphen-Hacks is a free 24-hour hackathon that will be held at Lick-Wilmerding High School on October 20-21, 2018 for high school students from around the Bay Area with diverse backgrounds and skill levels. We hope to create a space where all students are inspired to learn new skills while collaborating on new inventions. No prior experience is required to attend… Read More

A Better Chance Back to School Leadership Workshop, Sep. 15

A Better Chance with San Domenico Senior, Elizabeth Clark-Christie hosts “A Workshop on THRIVING VS. SURVIVING in Independent Schools” for Scholars in grades 9-12 What are the characteristics and mindset of a thriving student versus a student who is surviving? Get ready for a refreshing reminder of what it means to be back in school. This event… Read More

The Pearls of Perfection Debutante Program of the Contra Costa Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

APPLY HERE! The Pearls of Perfection Debutante Program of the Contra Costa Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, recognizes notable young ladies in the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Area who have demonstrated superior academic excellence, exemplary moral standards and are actively engaged in their local communities. This comprehensive program is designed for young ladies… Read More

Minerva Minerva Model United Nations, Apr. 7 & 8

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER We all want to be a part of creating history. Minerva’s goal is to help students learn to adapt to any circumstances – the key quality to becoming a global citizen. With our student body originating from over 60 countries, Minervans believe the understanding of the world comes from the willingness… Read More

Questbridge College Prep Scholars Program

The QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program gives outstanding low-income high school juniors an early advantage in college admissions. College Prep Scholars are uniquely prepared to gain admission and full scholarships to top-tier colleges through QuestBridge. The majority are also selected as Finalists for the National College Match. Being selected as a College Prep Scholar is a… Read More

Student Scholarship

I’m a NYT bestselling author from the backwoods of Missouri who went to Princeton thanks to a writing talent honed by my wonderful teachers and the many writing contests I entered when I was in school. To celebrate the release of my 14th book–my first for young adults–I’m hosting a STUDENT ESSAY CONTEST to inspire the… Read More