Our High Hopes Scholarship Programs help Berkeley public school graduates flourish in college and beyond.
86% of our scholars are persisting in/have graduated from college—6x the national rate for their peers.
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Mentor a High Hopes Scholar during their four year college journey.
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.
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.
Donations to our organization help us provide a powerful combination of financial assistance and mentoring—closing the opportunity gap for students in our community.