Third annual Cherokee College Prep Institute connects students with university representatives from across the United States
Published April 23, 2018
Weeklong camp readies high school juniors and seniors for college
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – Cherokee Nation Foundation is now accepting applications for the seventh annual Cherokee College Prep Institute July 15-20 at Northeastern State University.
The weeklong camp connects students with admissions counselors from across the U.S. to analyze, prepare and complete college applications, identify scholarship opportunities, and explore schools of interest.
CCPI’s engaging curriculum, developed in cooperation with College Horizons and participating university faculty, includes interactive sessions focusing on ACT strategies, essay writing, interview skills and time management.
The Cherokee College Prep Institute is offered at no cost to Cherokee Nation citizens preparing for their junior and senior year of high school. All lodging, meals and testing expenses are provided by Cherokee Nation Foundation, Cherokee Nation Businesses and Northeastern State University.
Applications will be accepted through June 1 and are available online at cherokeenation.academicworks.com.
Participating universities include University of Arkansas, Bacone College, University of California-Los Angeles, University of Central Oklahoma, Duke University, Northeastern State University, University of Notre Dame, Oklahoma State University, Pomona College, Rogers State University, Stanford University, Swarthmore College and Yale University.
For more information, contact Jennifer Sandoval at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Cherokee Nation Foundation at (918) 207-0950.