Scholar Resources

Interesting Articles

How to get Your Mind to Read

Ninth-Grade Grades as Predictor of College Success Study finds that educators can tell quite a bit from the freshman year — and that colleges may be able to use this information in recruiting.

“All by Myself” A new viral video from a Cornell student captures one of the most persistent problems among freshmen — loneliness.

Free Tutoring 
Khan Academy – free online classes in math, science, history, and more
Los Angeles Public Library offers Live Homework Help
County of Los Angeles Public Library  Live Homework Help
K12 Education offers free online classes

College Scholarships
Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) offers a list  of 2016-2017 scholarships that don’t require proof of U.S Citizenship or legal permanent residency. Includes opportunities for both high school and current college students.
South Central Scholars – open to high school juniors and seniors

Grad School Programs
 Full Tuition Scholarship Available! Deadline Nov. 27th

High school summer internships, programs, and opportunities
Pursue your passion, build study skills, or see the world! These programs are FREE or offer scholarships, and there are many more. Ask your mentor for help to make the most of your summer.

Are you on track?
LAUSD class of 2017 and 2018 Graduation requirements
CSU Admission Requirements
UC Admission Requirements

Summer internships for college students
Getty Foundation Multicultural Undergraduate Internships  (paid!)
LA County Arts Internship Program (paid!)