Cheers for the Promise
Sep
27
4:00pm 4:00pm

Cheers for the Promise

Let's kick off the new school year with a night of teacher appreciation and community celebration!

We will have giveaways, teacher discounts, and good times! Beverages will be served by our awesome guest bartenders - Mayor Tom Butt, Jael Myrick, Superintendent Matthew Duffy, City Manager Bill Lindsay, and Contra Costa College President Mojdeh Mehdizadeh.

A huge thanks to East Brother Beer Co. and Curbside Kitchen for both generously donating all tips toward the Richmond Promise Scholarship Fund!

Questions? Info@richmondpromise.org // 510-761-7231

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Class of 2016 Renewal Application Due!
Jul
15
12:00am12:00am

Class of 2016 Renewal Application Due!

Class of 2016 Richmond Promise Scholars: You MUST renew you scholarship each year to continue to receive the Richmond Promise Scholarship! This year's renewal application can be found here. The deadline to submit is July 15, 2017 by 11:59PM. 

If you received a scholarship in 2016 but did not receive any of your scholarship money academic school year 2016-17, please refer to your email for deferral applicant steps.

Questions? 510-761-7231 or info@richmondpromise.org

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Math Refresh
Jul
10
to Jul 14

Math Refresh

Get Ready for College Math!

Join LEAP & Richmond Promise for a Math Refresh. We're going to get back to basics with review of multiplications, percentages, fractions, decimals, and more!

What: Math Refresh - Get Ready for College Math!

When: July 10-July 14th

Time: 10AM-2PM

Who: Richmond Promise Scholarship Recipients who want to brush up on their math skills before college!!

Free Lunch & Snacks Provided!

Event is free - space is limited! Sign up today!

***Note: If you are attending Contra Costa College and qualify for Math Jam, you must attend CCC Math Jam instead. Register for CCC Math Jam here: ccc.hsistem.com/enroll ***

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College Success Workshop (CCC Only)
Jun
21
9:30am 9:30am

College Success Workshop (CCC Only)

Congratulations on being awarded the Richmond Promise Scholarship and owning your future as you continue onto higher education at Contra Costa College! At this College Success Workshop you will:

  • Complete required paperwork to claim your Richmond Promise Scholarship
  • Meet point-people for summer assistance
  • Build the Richmond Promise Scholar community
  • Learn about resources and information for first year college success, including how to interpret a financial aid award package and how to budget, and specific information about support available at CCC

Reminder: All Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars are required to attend one College Success Workshop in order to receive your scholarship. Please only RSVP for one workshop that fits your schedule.

This specific workshop date (June 21) is for Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars who are attending Contra Costa College. If you are not attending CCC, please RSVP for one of the workshops on June 14 or June 15.

Questions? (510) 761-7231 or info@richmondpromise.org

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College Success Workshop (CCC Only)
Jun
20
9:30am 9:30am

College Success Workshop (CCC Only)

Congratulations on being awarded the Richmond Promise Scholarship and owning your future as you continue onto higher education at Contra Costa College! At this College Success Workshop you will:

  • Complete required paperwork to claim your Richmond Promise Scholarship
  • Meet point-people for summer assistance
  • Build the Richmond Promise Scholar community
  • Learn about resources and information for first year college success, including how to interpret a financial aid award package and how to budget, and specific information about support available at CCC

Reminder: All Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars are required to attend one College Success Workshop in order to receive your scholarship. Please only RSVP for one workshop that fits your schedule.

This specific workshop date (June 20) is for Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars who are attending Contra Costa College. If you are not attending CCC, please RSVP for one of the workshops on June 14 or June 15.

Questions? (510) 761-7231 or info@richmondpromise.org

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College Success Workshop
Jun
15
9:30am 9:30am

College Success Workshop

  • West Contra Costa Salesian Boys & Girls Club (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Congratulations on being awarded the Richmond Promise Scholarship and owning your future as you continue onto higher education! At this College Success Workshop you will:

  • Complete required paperwork to claim your Richmond Promise Scholarship
  • Meet point-people for summer assistance
  • Build the Richmond Promise Scholar community
  • Learn about resources and information for first year college success, including how to interpret a financial aid award package and how to budget

Reminder: All Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars are required to attend one College Success Workshop in order to receive your scholarship. Please only RSVP for one workshop that fits your schedule.

This specific workshop date (June 15) is for all Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars who are NOT attending Contra Costa College. If you are attending CCC, please RSVP for one of the workshops on June 20 or June 21.

Questions? (510) 761-7231 or info@richmondpromise.org

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College Success Workshop
Jun
14
9:30am 9:30am

College Success Workshop

  • West Contra Costa Salesian Boys & Girls Club (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Congratulations on being awarded the Richmond Promise Scholarship and owning your future as you continue onto higher education! At this College Success Workshop you will:

  • Complete required paperwork to claim your Richmond Promise Scholarship
  • Meet point-people for summer assistance
  • Build the Richmond Promise Scholar community
  • Learn about resources and information for first year college success, including how to interpret a financial aid award package and how to budget

Reminder: All Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars are required to attend one College Success Workshop in order to receive your scholarship. Please only RSVP for one workshop that fits your schedule.

This specific workshop date (June 14) is for all Class of 2017 Richmond Promise Scholars who are NOT attending Contra Costa College. If you are attending CCC, please RSVP for one of the workshops on June 20 or June 21.

Questions? (510) 761-7231 or info@richmondpromise.org

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Second Annual Richmond Promise Scholars Celebration
May
25
5:00pm 5:00pm

Second Annual Richmond Promise Scholars Celebration

Please join us in this community event to honor our Class of 2017 Richmond Promise scholars who are owning their future, recognize our civic and educational partnerships that are critical to their success, and celebrate what the Promise means to the Richmond community.  

5:00 PM - Food, music, college resource fair
6:00 PM - Award ceremony

The event is free, but space is limited. Student Scholars may bring up to three friends or family members.

Please RSVP online to confirm attendance. Please send inquiries to info@richmondpromise.org or call (510) 761-7231

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Middle School College Fair
May
4
10:00am10:00am

Middle School College Fair

Join us at DeJean Middle School for a student-led College Fair, a component of the Richmond Promise Ambassador Program which aims to support WCCUSD’s goal to build a college-going culture by facilitating near-peer college conversations and positive college experiences for students early on. In this event,  9th grade students from Kennedy High will serve as college representatives, and present their research on over 35 colleges to middle school students, families, and community partners in a science-fair format. There will be two 90 minute sessions: Session 1: 10:40-12:00 | Session 2: 1:00-2:10

RSVP at www.celebratecollege.eventbrite.com

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BCC Student Success Conference
Apr
28
9:30am 9:30am

BCC Student Success Conference

Interested in attending Berkeley City College? Attend this event to learn more about BCC and be able to:

  • Meet and hear from financial aid, counseling, campus life
  • Receive priority registration, learning communities info and registration
  • Create student education plans and schedule fall/summer courses

Free lunch and raffle prizes provided! 

RSVP by emailing Skyler Barton, sbarton@peralta.edu

 

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CCC Super Saturday
Apr
22
9:00am 9:00am

CCC Super Saturday

It’s an exciting time in your life and CCC is here to help you take your next steps! Attend Super Saturday to meet students, staff and faculty, and to learn about ...

  • Enrollment steps - assessment, orientation & educational plan
  • Our degree & certificate programs
  • Campus resources & student life
  • Services for academic & personal success

In addition to opportunities to complete your enrollment requirements, activities will include:

  • Workshops for future students & parents
  • Demonstrations by faculty
  • Resource fair
  • Campus tours

We'll also have food, music and prizes!

Note: Be sure to bring your high school or college transcripts with you.

RSVP here: www.supersaturday17.eventbrite.com

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Richmond Promise Scholarship Application Workshop
Mar
10
3:00pm 3:00pm

Richmond Promise Scholarship Application Workshop

Come complete your Richmond Promise applications with us anytime between 3:00 - 7:00pm!

Please bring the following:

  • Student's high school transcript

You must have completed your FAFSA/Dream Act by March 2 to meet the Cal Grant deadline and be eligible for the Richmond Promise Scholarship. The Richmond Promise Scholarship application is due March 10. 

Event is free, no RSVP required. 

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Richmond Promise Scholarship Application Workshop
Mar
9
3:00pm 3:00pm

Richmond Promise Scholarship Application Workshop

Come complete your Richmond Promise applications with us anytime between 3:00 - 7:00pm!

Please bring the following:

  • Student's high school transcript

You must have completed your FAFSA/Dream Act by March 2 to meet the Cal Grant deadline and be eligible for the Richmond Promise Scholarship. The Richmond Promise Scholarship application is due March 10. 

Event is free, no RSVP required. 

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Richmond Promise Scholarship Application Workshop
Mar
7
3:00pm 3:00pm

Richmond Promise Scholarship Application Workshop

Come complete your Richmond Promise applications with us anytime between 3:00 - 7:00pm! 

Please bring the following:

  • Student's high school transcript

You must have completed your FAFSA/Dream Act by March 2 to meet the Cal Grant deadline and be eligible for the Richmond Promise Scholarship. The Richmond Promise Scholarship application is due March 10. 

Event is free, no RSVP required. 

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Financial Aid Workshop
Mar
2
3:00pm 3:00pm

Financial Aid Workshop

Come complete your FAFSA/Dream Act and/or Richmond Promise applications with us anytime between 3:00 - 7:00pm! 

Please bring the following:

  • Student's Social Security Number (if they have one)
  • Student's high school transcript
  • Parent's/Guardian's Social Security Number (if they have one)
  • Parent's/Guardian's 2015 income/tax information. 

You must complete your FAFSA/Dream Act by March 2 to meet the Cal Grant deadline and be eligible for the Richmond Promise Scholarship. The Richmond Promise Scholarship application is due March 10. 

Event is free, no RSVP required. 

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Financial Aid Workshop
Mar
1
3:00pm 3:00pm

Financial Aid Workshop

Come complete your FAFSA/Dream Act and/or Richmond Promise applications with us anytime between 3:00 - 7:00pm! 

Please bring the following:

  • Student's Social Security Number (if they have one)
  • Student's high school transcript
  • Parent's/Guardian's Social Security Number (if they have one)
  • Parent's/Guardian's 2015 income/tax information. 

You must complete your FAFSA/Dream Act by March 2 to meet the Cal Grant deadline and be eligible for the Richmond Promise Scholarship. The Richmond Promise Scholarship application is due March 10. 

Event is free, no RSVP required. 

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Financial Aid Workshop @ Contra Costa College
Feb
27
9:00am 9:00am

Financial Aid Workshop @ Contra Costa College

Attention Richmond Promise Scholars! Join us at Contra Costa College on Thursday, February 27 between 9-12PM to complete your FAFSA or Dream Act Applications! 

We will meet in SSC Computer Lab: 104B

You must renew your Richmond Promise application each school year in the spring. In order to do so, you must complete your FAFSA or Dream Act Application by March 2.

Priority will be given to current students at CCC, but please feel free to bring along a friend or family member who may need assistance as well!

Contact Jessie Stewart: jessie.stewart@richmondpromise.org (269) 720-5247 with any questions!

Register Today!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/financial-aid-workshop-contra-costa-college-tickets-31849660191

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