July 23- July 25, 2021
Application Deadline March 31, 2021
At The Well 11th and 12th Grade College Prep Weekend Intensive seeks to empower young women locally to become effective leaders globally. By promoting excellence in education, young talent will transform their communities. We encourage girls to live beyond their limitations, achieve beyond their dreams, and impact communities beyond their reach.
Stay a step ahead with this intense training program designed especially for students preparing to attend college.
The At The Well 11th and 12th Grade College Prep Weekend Intensive was created for young minority women out of a commitment to increase awareness of the essential tools that lead to college success. The program offers concentrated courses to help with academic preparedness. Next, the Intensive discusses how to make the best personal, social, and financial decisions to ensure a great college first year. We seek to motivate students towards higher achievement and personal growth.
Weekend Intensive Features:
- Leadership Development
- Critical Reading/Writing Sessions
- Developing Study Skills
- Mastering Time Management
- Minding Your Money
- Realizing the Right Relationships
- Your Face in a Strange New Place
- Experience Instructors
- Special Guest Speakers
Speakers from across genres provide motivational real talk about issues young women face. Recent speakers have included actress Nicole Ari Parker, scholar Julianne Malveaux, motivational speaker Brandi Harvey, 2016 DNC Chief Leah Daughtry, physician Michele Reed, and plus-size super model Liris Crosse. Workshop facilitators include role models from the medical, legal, financial, entertainment, and non-profit fields and have featured Financial guru Tiffany “the Budgetnista” Aliche from The Real show, QVC Inventor Lisa Ascolese, and teen acting phenomenon Eden Duncan Smith. Topics include financial literacy, body image, entrepreneurship, health and wellness, and self-esteem just to name a few.
Tuition and Fees
$349 -Online Distance Learning Program
We are unable to offer financial aid at this time.
Participants are selected on a competitive basis. A qualified application includes the following components:
- Completed online application
- 2.7 GPA
- Complete the online application
- Recent high school transcript
- A 2-page essay on the one of the following topics:
What person in the local or national spotlight has made a positive impact and how has that individual inspired you.
Describe two creative activities that could help make your community a better place.
The essay and required forms can be sent via the email that will be delivered after the application has been processed.
Thank you for your interest in applying to the At the Well 11th and 12th Grade College Prep Weekend Intensive