By the Numbers

The Scholarship

1,948

Currently Active Scholars!

$7.92M

Pledged in Scholarships

Scholarships Awarded by Year

Scholar Demographics

  • Latinx/a/o
  • Black or African American
  • Asian
  • White
  • Two or More Ethnicities
  • Other or Prefer Not to Say
Low-Income
72%
First-Generation College Students
68%

College Preparedness & Affordability

200+

 Hours Our Team of Near Peer College Ambassadors Spent in 1-on-1 Appointments with Local High School Seniors

129

Richmond Promise Scholars Hired as Year-Round Near-Peer College Access Support Since 2016

Through Consistent & Adaptive Support with College Preparedness this 2020-21 Academic Year…

0
High School Students
Participated in College
Prep Programming

99%
Successful FAFSA/Dream Act
Completion Among Attendees

 

415 New Scholars Welcomed into the Richmond Promise Class of 2021 Cohort

High School to College Transition

90%
of the Class of 2019 Prepared for their First Year of College with us
0
First Year Prep Chats between Incoming First Year & Current Students

College & Career Success

83%
of the Class of 2019 enrolled full time their first fall term
73%
of all Richmond Promise Scholars are persisting in college compared to 67% of first-generation students nationally

College Success Partners:

  • Contra Costa College
  • Berkeley City College
  • Beyond 12
0
Students have a College Coach at Contra Costa College
0
Students have a Beyond 12 College Coach

Career Access & Preparation

0 Scholars matched with a Career Mentor
0 Scholars have interned with Richmond Promise as Summer Associates