Many of Delaware’s brightest students lack the resources to apply to, become accepted by, and succeed in college. Each year, hundreds of students miss out on college due to a lack of guidance, resources and support.
Delaware College Scholars helps high-achieving Delaware public school students succeed in competitive four-year colleges and universities, no matter their backgrounds.
Residential Campus Experience
Cohort-style Peer Support
UNDER-RESOURCED DELAWARE STUDENTS
attend four-year institutions directly after high school. Only 17% of those persist to sophomore year.
DELAWARE COLLEGE SCHOLARS
attend four-year institutions directly after high school. 95% of those persist to sophomore year.