HELPING FELLOWS MEET THEIR GOALS!
The College Readiness component of GSF provides Fellows with first-hand information about every aspect of college life by focusing on six specific elements.
Fellows are introduced to every aspect of the college experience from eating cafeteria food to paying for college.
MAJORS, CAREERS & PASSIONS
Fellows explore college majors and career options by first identifying their passions and skills.
Fellows learn about FASFA, student loans, scholarships, grants, and work study.
Fellows make a personal plan for attending and graduating from college.
Fellows participate in standardize test preparation and test strategy.
COLLEGE APPLICATION & PERSONAL ESSAY
Fellows receive valuable one-on-one help writing and editing their college application and personal essay.
COLLEGES VISITED BY GSF FELLOWS
GSF scholars visit colleges and universities—providing a wide range of opportunities for the scholars to consider. GSF Scholars have visited the following colleges and universities:
BOWIE STATE UNIVERSITY
GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY
GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
UNIVERSITY of DISTRICT of COLUMBIA
UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND
UNIVERSITY of PENNSYLVANIA