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Thank you for your interest in becoming a Thrive Scholar. Our two-stage application process is open! There are several essay questions as well as academic and financial documents that you need to prepare. Please make sure you give yourself enough time to complete it.
Thrive Scholars reviews applications holistically and does not have absolute requirements for admission. However, students who are accepted into the program typically meet the following criteria:
*In response to the global pandemic and its continuing impact on student access to standardized tests, Thrive Scholars is reviewing applications with a test-optional policy. Since many students will not have test scores to report, we will focus more on a student’s grades and academic rigor within the context of what their school offers (AP, IB, Dual Enrollment, etc.).
Join us for an overview of our programming, a discussion about our application process, and speak directly with current Thrive Scholars and staff.
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Accepting application now through Wednesday, January 5th, 2022 at noon ET
In this first stage, applicants tell us about themselves, including academics, finances, interests, and aspirations.
By invitation only, takes place from February 1st -21st, 2022
The second stage of the application includes additional academic and personal information, two letters of recommendation, and an interview.
You can save and continue within the application. Please be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the application to put your best foot forward!