Students who are part of the GEAR UP New Hampshire program may be eligible for a federally funded GEAR UP Scholarship. Scholarships average $7,000 per student. In order to be eligible, you must have received GEAR UP services under the 2016–2023 grant. You must also be enrolled to attend a New Hampshire college or university.
Resources from the New Hampshire GEAR UP Alliance help our students plan their next steps as they move from school to college and careers. Resources are designed to help you prepare for all of your options after high school. These include the three E’s: education, employment, and enlistment in the armed forces.
You’ll find our own Compass and Navigate guides for middle and high school students, monthly toolkits, and GEAR UP newsletter. We’ve also compiled online resources to help you find academic support, prepare and pay for college, and explore careers.
Study New Hampshire is a vital resource for students looking for the best places to attend college. It offers information on New Hampshire college and university options, academic and athletic programs, tuition assistance, and more. Visit Study New Hampshire.
A guide for juniors and seniors as they navigate their next steps after high school graduation. Information covers applying to a four-year, two-year, or technical school; accessing financial aid; and entering the workforce or military service. Read the Navigate Book.
A guide for middle school students as they look toward high school in the Manchester School District. Read the Compass Book.
Top 10 tips for students interested in college, along with FAQs on finding and applying for college. Top 10 Tips for the College Applicant.
Un manual detallado con información sobre la beca GEAR UP New Hampshire, incluida la elegibilidad, cómo solicitarla y más. La beca está disponible para los estudiantes de GEAR UP New Hampshire en las próximas clases de graduación de la escuela secundaria. GEAR UP NH Manual de becas.
A detailed manual with information about the GEAR UP New Hampshire Scholarship, including eligibility, how to apply, and more. The scholarship is available to GEAR UP New Hampshire students in upcoming graduating high school classes. Read the Gear Up Scholarship manual.
A website created by GEAR UP Manchester to help educators and students explore career options. Students learn to research career pathways based on their values and interests, including setting and achieving goals. Lesson plans also include guidance on academic planning, financial planning, life and work skills, and more. Visit the website.
Fastweb is a national database of college scholarships. It is designed to simplify the scholarship search by helping students find millions of scholarships, grants, internships, and financial aid opportunities. Students can sign up for free. Search the scholarship database.
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund empowers students and parents with the knowledge and resources to access college. It provides support services and scholarships to as many exceptional students, Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholars, and alumni as possible. Visit the Hispanic Scholarship Fund.
The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation manages more than 2,000 philanthropic funds created by generous individuals, families, and businesses. The Foundation awards more than $50 million in grants and scholarships every year, including college scholarships. Visit the NH Charitable Foundation.
An online database that lets students browse scholarships by state, cost, major, and other categories. Students complete a profile to get matched with relevant scholarships. Browse the scholarship database.
Up-to-date information on college scholarships specifically for New Hampshire students. Get info on Scholarships for NH students.
A hub for students to search and apply for college scholarships. Students complete a profile to get matched with scholarships based on their accomplishments, interests, and unique traits. Search and apply for scholarships.
Self-guided tutoring and self-help videos that students can use if they need help on a particular academic topic. Get help from Khan Academy.
Study guides, flashcards, and practice tests to help students prepare for the ACT college entrance exams. Explore ACT.
Study guides, strategies, skills, and practice tests to help students prepare for the SAT college entrance exams. Explore SAT prep.
An online platform that helps students reach their goals by developing skills critical for college, career, and life. Visit Naviance.
A community-based program that encourages students to take a more rigorous core course of study in high school. Coursework is designed to support transition to the college or vocational training necessary to enter today’s job market. Visit New Hampshire Scholars.