The College Access Chronicles

As part of the New Hampshire GEAR UP Alliance’s goal to prepare students for college and careers after high school, The College Access Chronicles delves into the minds of professionals out in the world, asking them to share their journey to success and what advice...

Serving with AmeriCorps

Want to help benefit the community you live in, or travel to help another one? AmeriCorps is is an agency which works with local and national partners to serve the American people facing the most pressing challenges. Visit the AmeriCorps website to learn how you can...

Lily Johnson–current student, future naturopathic doctor

Lily Johnson is a student at Franklin High School who recently won our National Trivia Day competition that the New Hampshire GEAR UP Alliance featured on our Instagram. When she’s not participating in Instagram trivia, Lily is a straight A student and the...

Youth Leadership Summit

The New Hampshire GEAR UP Alliance is going to NCCEP’s Youth Leadership Summit! This year the conference is being held in San Francisco, California, and we are allowed bring 6 high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors chosen from both the GEAR UP New...

LGBTQ+ Student Scholarship Database

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) supports LGBTQ+ people, and they have a portal specifically designed to help finance a LGBTQ+ student’s college journey. Explore the database to find college scholarships, fellowships, and grants.

Stonewall Community Foundation

The Stonewall Community Foundation has scholarship programs to support LGBTQ+ students in their college journey. Find out what they are and how you can apply.

Resume Builder

Most jobs or colleges ask for an applicant’s resume to see if they have the experience required. Learn how to create a professional resume by visiting this resource.

LinkedIn Checklist

LinkedIn is a professional networking site where you can find college internships and jobs, create and strengthen professional relationships, and learn skills to progress in your career. This resource helps high school students start their own LinkedIn and begin...

Collective Success Network

The Collective Success Network has resources for first generation college students throughout the college process. Visit the site to find out more.

Rise First

Rise First is an organization who supports first generation and/or low-income students achieve their full potential through college and career resources. Visit Rise First to learn more.