For Students and Families
IMPORTANT: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and BPS temporary closure, Boston HERC workshops will be meeting virtually. Please check in with the coaches for detailed information. Stay tuned for more content to come!
Interested in joining Passport or know a high school youth who might be?
Why join passport?
✔ Explore what colleges and careers may be a good fit for you
✔ Visit college campuses around Boston and in other cities to get a feel for what college life will be like
✔ Have support to complete the entire college application, financial aid, and decision-making process
✔ Meet a group of like-minded friends all exploring college and careers together
✔ Earn a Chromebook and/or college scholarship!
You can apply to be a Passport Scholar if you are…
✔ A Junior or Senior in high school (you can apply starting in the Spring of your sophomore year)
✔ Desire to attend college after high school
✔ Amongst the first in your family to attend college
✔ Low to moderate income
✔ A student with at least a 2.0 GPA
✔ Able to commit to come 1x/week to the program site (Juniors meet Wednesdays 4:30-6:30; Seniors meet Tuesdays 4:30-6:30) for the entire school year