Our Programs

Our High Hopes Scholarship Programs help Berkeley public school graduates flourish in college and beyond.

Our Impact

BCS High Hopes Scholars graduate at 7x the national rate of their peers.

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Mentor a High Hopes Scholar during their four year college journey.

Our Vision

We envision a more equitable future in which our scholars, who embody the diversity, spirit and values of our community, achieve their aspirations and become more economically secure.

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Our two programs support Berkeley public high school students attending four year universities or Berkeley City College with the intention of transferring to a four year university.

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Donations to our organization help us provide a powerful combination of financial assistance and mentoring—closing the opportunity gap for students in our community.

News & Announcements

  • 2022 High Hopes Scholarship Applications Open Now!

The 2022 High Hopes Scholarship Program application is now open!

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    December 1, 2021

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  • Introducing Level Up

A new career readiness program from BCS and RepresentEd.

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  • Scholar Connection | Oct. 2021

In this month's Scholar Connection, we share a variety of career development opportunities, as well as some internships you might be interested in.

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